[EM] Condorcet in 12 words or less

Paul Kislanko kislanko at airmail.net
Thu Aug 19 07:06:51 PDT 2004

This is excellent. With no loss of clarity, another word or two could be

Tally the round-robin results using voter-supplied rankings.

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Dave Ketchum suggested:
> Condorcet (ignoring cycles):
> Count ranked ballots as in a tournament among all candidates.

That's getting pretty good.  I'd like to tweak it a little:

   Tally the round-robin pairings using 
   the voters' orders of preference.

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