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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.
Then she decided to use her new-found gift to create presents for loved ones - first painting a canvass full of words about the birth of her friend's baby.
uk, has lots of information about the annual canvass and forthcoming elections and referendums.
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.
During a canvass in the Pacelli Road area of Naas they called to one particular house where they were greeted by an elderly couple who they charmed left, right and middle in search of number one votes.