Definition of non-election in English:

non-election

noun

  • 1Theology. The state of not being chosen by God for salvation. Now rare.

  • 2The failure to elect a person or party.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in George Carleton (?1558–1628), bishop of Chichester. From non- + election.

Pronunciation

non-election

/ˌnɒnɪˈlɛkʃn/