poll

[Noun] Plural form: polls. When lots of people are asked what they think of something and their opinions are counted to give an answer to a question.
Example: Polls often happen during elections, to try and predict who is going to win.
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Poll

Another term for vote or election.
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poll

[n] - an inquiry into public opinion conducted by interviewing a random sample of people 2. [n] - the part of the head between the ears 3. [n] - a tame parrot 4. [n] - the counting of votes (as in an election) 5. [v] - vote in an election at a polling station 6. [v] - get the votes of 7. [v] - get the opinions of peop...
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Poll

In relation to a company, a method of voting whereby each member can vote for or against a resolution according to the number of shares which he has. Table A, article 54 states: 'subject to any rights or restrictions attached to any shares ... on a poll every member shall have one vote for every share of which he is the holder.' On a poll votes may...
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Poll

The counting of votes cast for or against a proposition, especially at company meetings of the shareholders. Usually matters will be decided by a show of hands of those present (one vote each) and a poll will be held only if demanded. On a poll, each share normally has one vote but special voting rights may be conferred by the Articles of Associati...
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Poll

Poll noun [ From Polly , The proper name.] A parrot; -- familiarly so called.
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Poll

Poll transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Polled ; present participle & verbal noun Polling .] 1. To remove the poll or head of; hence, to remove the top or end of; to clip; to lop; to shear; as, to poll the head; ...
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Poll

Poll intransitive verb To vote at an election. Beaconsfield.
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poll

1. To remove the poll or head of; hence, to remove the top or end of; to clip; to lop; to shear; as, to poll the head; to poll a tree. 'When he [Absalom] pollled his head.' (2 Sam. Xiv. 26) 'His death did so grieve them that they polled themselves; they clipped off their horse and mule's hairs.' (Sir T. North) ... 2. To cut off; to remove by clippi...
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poll

poll parrot noun a tame parrot
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Poll

• (n.) Specifically, the register of the names of electors who may vote in an election. • (n.) The casting or recording of the votes of registered electors; as, the close of the poll. • (v. t.) To extort from; to plunder; to strip. • (n.) A parrot; -- familiarly so called. • (v. t.) To pay as one`s personal tax. • (v. ...
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Poll

Poll is British slang for a talkative person.
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poll

poll, technique for ascertaining the attitudes or opinions of the total, or some segment of the total, population on given questions, usually on political, economic, and social conditions.Sections in this article:IntroductionEvolutionModern Methods and TrendsBibliography
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poll

Type: Term Pronunciation: pōl Definitions: 1. The anatomic landmark in equids at junction between head and neck on dorsal top line between the ears. Area is subject to trauma. Historically, condition called p. evil was prevalent, a disorder arising from Brucella sp. infection of supraatlantal bursa; now rarely seen.  ...
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poll

The back of the head.
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Poll

The junction of the vertebrae with the skull located between a horse's ears; an area of great sensitivity and flexion
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Poll

Another term for vote or election.
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Poll

[livestock] The poll is a name of the part of an animal`s head, alternatively referencing a point immediately behind or right between the ears. This area of the anatomy is of particular significance for the horse. Specifically, the `poll` refers to the occipital protrusion at the back of the skull. However, in common usage, many horsemen re...
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poll

see
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Poll

The space between the ears on top of the head.
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poll

see
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poll

the bony bump between a horse
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