ballotin

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French ballotin.

Noun[edit]

ballotin (plural ballotins) (obsolete)

  1. An officer in charge of a ballot box.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Harrington to this entry?)

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ballot (bundle), diminutive of balle (bundle tied together with string).

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Noun[edit]

ballotin m (plural ballotins)

  1. a small, elegant box, usually of cardboard, containing pralines (chocolate).

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