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Definitions of elect:
  • noun:   an exclusive group of people
    Example: "One of the elect who have power inside the government"
  • verb:   select by a vote for an office or membership
    Example: "We elected him chairman of the board"
  • verb:   choose
    Example: "I elected to have my funds deposited automatically"
  • adjective:   selected as the best
    Example: "An elect circle of artists"

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