blackballer

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Universalium. 2010.

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  • blackball — /ˈblækbɔl / (say blakbawl) verb (t) 1. to ostracise. 2. to vote against. 3. to reject (a candidate) by placing a black ball in the ballot box. –noun 4. an adverse vote. 5. a black ball placed in a ballot box signifying a negative vote. 6. NZ a… …   Australian English dictionary

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