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synonyms for provisionally

  • temporarily
  • on certain conditions
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They look at provisional ballots, and those which were challenged according to state and sometimes even county laws.
HOW ELECTION RESULTS GET CERTIFIEDPATRICK HOWELL ONEILLNOVEMBER 17, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
That includes more than 20,000 ballots ready for tallying, tens of thousands of provisional ballots left to process and about 4,200 mail ballots with signatures that need to be verified.
AS ARIZONA COUNT TICKS ON, DEMOCRATIC VOLUNTEERS RACE TO MAKE SURE BALLOTS ARE NOT REJECTEDHANNAH KNOWLESNOVEMBER 10, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The Peach State’s unofficial results are available on the secretary of state’s website, though the page notes it may not include all absentee or provisional ballots.
FOLLOW ALONG AS BATTLEGROUND STATES TALLY PRESIDENTIAL VOTESJOHN KENNEDYNOVEMBER 5, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
At polling places in Philly on Tuesday, we witnessed a lot of confusion among activists and voters over provisional ballots, and whether people could “spoil” — as in, willfully discard — their mail ballots in order to vote in person on Election Day.
WHAT TO EXPECT FROM THE ELECTION TURBULENCE TO COMENICK FOURIEZOSNOVEMBER 4, 2020OZY
Of course, the nation has regularly counted late mail-in ballots, including military ballots and provisional ballots.
ELECTION 2020: COUNTING ON BUSINESS TO SEEK FAIR BALLOT COUNTSMATTHEWHEIMEROCTOBER 30, 2020FORTUNE
Elections officials will note that you have a mail-in ballot issued in your name and ask you to cast what’s known as a provisional ballot.
MARYLAND VOTING GUIDE: WHAT TO KNOW ABOUT EARLY VOTING, MAIL-IN BALLOTSERIN COXOCTOBER 29, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Historically, this is in part because some Democratic-leaning voting blocs, such as young voters, are more likely to cast last-minute absentee votes as well as provisional ballots, which are counted later.
WHY PENNSYLVANIA’S VOTE COUNT COULD CHANGE AFTER ELECTION NIGHTGEOFFREY SKELLEY (GEOFFREY.SKELLEY@ABC.COM)OCTOBER 29, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
Changing registration details could throw hurdles in front of certain voters, possibly forcing them to cast provisional ballots.
OFFICIALS STRESS SECURITY OF ELECTION SYSTEMS AFTER U.S. REVEALS NEW IRANIAN AND RUSSIAN EFFORTSAMY GARDNER, ISAAC STANLEY-BECKER, ELISE VIEBECKOCTOBER 29, 2020WASHINGTON POST
You also have the option of showing up at the polling place and filling out a provisional ballot, which will be counted once election officials confirm you are registered and have not previously cast a ballot.
VIRGINIA VOTING GUIDE: WHAT TO KNOW ABOUT EARLY VOTING, MAIL-IN BALLOTSANTONIO OLIVO, PATRICIA SULLIVANOCTOBER 28, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The process for checking in will take longer, and casting a provisional ballot also is more involved.
MILLIONS OF MAILED BALLOTS NOT YET RETURNED IN KEY STATESRACHEL SCHALLOMOCTOBER 28, 2020FORTUNE
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WORDS RELATED TO PROVISIONALLY

  • analytically
  • empirically
  • on probation
  • on trial
  • provisionally
  • temporarily
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