A dictionary that focuses on defining critical terminology related to political processes, elections, disability, assistive devices, and inclusive practices.


May have one of two different meanings: (a) The number of votes which guarantees a part or candidate to win one seat in a particular electoral district; or (b) a number of seats in an elected body or a proportion of candidates nominated by a party or grouping which are required by law to be filled by representations of an underrepresented electoral group, such as persons with disabilities.