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It also extended the franchise for elections to all persons in the country over the age of 18, and then squashed voices of dissent.
The narrower meaning is that one gets kicked out of the voting club, that is, you lose your franchise as a citizen, especially the right to vote.
If you are a resident of one of these states or countries, we will not offer you a franchise unless and until we have complied with applicable pre-sale registration and disclosure requirements in your jurisdiction.
Liberal attempts to achieve universal franchise were failing miserably.
Most of them expressed their desire to stay back in their hometowns till the elections and exercise their franchise .
People seem to have forgotten that the right to universal franchise in South Africa was just a dream for the majority of South Africans not even ten full years ago.
But, of course, the real test of that will only come in a little over two years time when we will all be off to the polling stations to exercise the franchise in another general election.
They had to launch a determined struggle to secure the right of adult franchise .