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canvass

a solicitation of opinions, votes, sales orders, etc.
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Those who did not canvass were in a less favourable, if not a hopeless position, and very often, those who refused to do so had relatives who acted on their behalf.
Perry spokesman Josh Havens said the March 2 date was the earliest possible runoff date after Harris County performed its canvass on Feb.
Canvass forms are being distributed to homes across the Caerphilly area at the moment and it is quick and easy to respond.
Yet, according to the FBI's Behavioral Analysis Unit's (BAU) Child Abduction Response Plan (CARP), the neighborhood canvass is, perhaps, the most vital step in missing children cases.
SMILES: ECHO Direct winners Dave Hughes and Anne Bennett, with ECHO canvass manager Jayne Anders and Craig Reynolds, ECHO Direct manager Picture: COLIN LANE SMILES: ECHO Direct winners Dave Hughes and Anne Bennett, with ECHO canvass manager Jayne Anders and Craig Reynolds, ECHO Direct manager Picture: COLIN LANE CHRISTMAS came early for two lucky ECHO newspaper deliverers.
Now is the time for people to make sure they have filled in and returned the annual canvass forms they have received through the post, to make sure they are on the electoral register.
Now is the time to make sure readers have filled in and returned annual canvass forms received through the pos t, to make sure you are on the electoral register.
Aquino, who ran under the Liberal Party banner, garnered 15,208,678 votes, while Binay of the Filipino Democratic Party-Force of the Nation flag got 14,645,574 votes, the official tally of all 278 certificates of canvass showed.
The certificates of canvasses that were electronically transmitted by the city and provincial board of canvassers to the joint Congress would be the basis of the canvass of the National Board of Canvassers," explained Arroyo.
CANVASSUS PESTUS (or Cold Callers I Hate) OF ALL the low-life creatures which dwell on Earth Nothing annoys me more than the humanoids that canvass.
He directed his building agents to have canvassing brokers sent out of the building, he said, even while suggesting that his brokers canvass for new clients in other buildings.