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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.
A neighborhood canvass may cover the area around the victim's residence or last known location--the most recent place the victim was sighted after the initial abduction.
uk, has lots of information about the annual canvass and forthcoming elections and referendums.
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.
In the burglary case, a CSO was able to canvass much of the neighborhood, eventually locating a witness with information that led to the arrests.
Gardner and her children are active voters, but, last year, after a walking canvass that began in August and spanned the city, the Board of Election Commissioners for the City of Chicago challenged the voting status of two of Gardner's daughters, Constemecka and Charmaine.
Once approved by the Technical Committee the proposed revisions will be ready to send out for the official ANSI canvass letter ballot.
Charles Canvass Manufacturing, purchased an all-terrain vehicle (ATV) last fall.
Shizuoka prefectural police arrested Shuzenji Mayor Toshio Yamada on Thursday on suspicion of violating the public election law by entertaining supporters of Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) lawmaker Seiko Hashimoto in asking them to canvass votes in the July 29 House of Councillors election.