Definitions for ballot box
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word ballot box
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a receptacle for voters' ballots.
a system or instance of voting by ballot.
Origin of ballot box:
a box where voters deposit their ballots
A sealed box with a slit, into which a voter puts his completed voting slip
The process or method of voting
A ballot box is a temporarily sealed container, usually square box though sometimes a tamper resistant bag, with a narrow slot in the top sufficient to accept a ballot paper in an election but which prevents anyone from accessing the votes cast until the close of the voting period.
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