What does the word poll mean?

Usage examples for poll

  1. The other direct taxes were the poll tax, i. – A Political and Social History of Modern Europe V.1. by Carlton J. H. Hayes
  2. Paul addressed his last meeting on the eve of the poll. – The Fortunate Youth by William J. Locke
  3. 365. on Declining the Poll, ii. – The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. XII. (of XII.) by Edmund Burke