What is tally?

  • (verb): Keep score, as in games.
    Synonyms: chalk up
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on tally:

Scantegrity - Advantages
... Optical scan voting systems produce an electronic tally, while maintaining the original paper ballots which can be rescanned or manually hand-counted to provide an ostensibly ... the underlying system still produces both an electronic tally as well as a human readable paper trail through which manual recounts can still be conducted ...
Scantegrity - Method - Verification
... election, the trustees generate an independent tally from the voter-verifiable list of ballots and confirmation codes ... voted for must remain secret, the tally is generated using an anonymity-preserving backend ... Steps in the tally can be recalculated by anyone to ensure its correctness ...
Cabela's Dangerous Hunts 2009 - Story
... Flint travels to Tanzania to hunt lions with his friend Henry Tally ... Tally decides to make a bet, where Flint hunts a lion bigger than Tally's ... Impala meat and fighting waves of spotted hyena, members of a lion pride attacks Tally's camp at dusk, where some workers are constructing a bridge ...
Mexican General Election 2006 Controversies - Elections and Results - Official Count
... together with their signed actas de escrutinio y cómputo (official tally sheets) were collected by the District's Electoral Council ... Each tally sheet was examined for possible errors or alterations Council members from any party are allowed to raise certain objections, and under a specified set of circumstances packages ... the delay was at least partially attributable to double checking of the tally sheets ...
Tally - Other
... Boat Song) a song featuring a lyrical reference to the "Tally Man" Tally counter a mechanical device used to maintain a linear count ... Tally (cap) a ribbon on a sailor's cap Tally (voting) an unofficial private observation of an election count carried out under Proportional Representation using the Single ...

More definitions of "tally":

  • (noun): A bill for an amount due.
    Synonyms: reckoning
  • (noun): A score in baseball made by a runner touching all four bases safely.
    Example: "Their first tally came in the 3rd inning"
    Synonyms: run