Definition of "Election" :
noun: the act of selecting someone or something; the exercise of deliberate choice
"Her election of medicine as a profession."
noun: a vote to select the winner of a position or political office
"The results of the election will be announced tonight."
noun: the predestination of some individuals as objects of divine mercy (especially as conceived by Calvinists)
noun: the status or fact of being elected
"They celebrated his election."