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Definitions of elect:

part of speech: adjective

Chosen: taken by preference from among others: chosen for an office but not yet in it.

part of speech: verb transitive

To choose for any office or use; choose by ballot; select from a number.

part of speech: adjective

Chosen for office but not yet in charge; as, the president elect; taken in preference.

part of speech: verb transitive

To choose out: to select for any office or purpose: to select by vote.

part of speech: verb

To choose or select for an office; to pick out or select for a use or purpose; to select from two or more that which is preferred- as, I elect to go to this or that place; to choose as an object of mercy or favour.

part of speech: noun

Those chosen or selected to eternal life.

part of speech: noun

One chosen or set apart.

part of speech: noun

Those chosen to eternal life by divine sovereignty.

part of speech: adjective

Chosen; chosen but not invested with office.

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