Meaning of ballot truncation (was Re: Replies to Saumur)

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Meaning of ballot truncation (was Re: Replies to Saumur)

Craig Carey-2
Lucien Saumur writes:
>Short ranking means that a voter is saying: "If my preferred
>candidate(s) is (are) not also preferred, to the other candidates,
>by the voters, then I accept whatever other candidate the other
>voters will choose.

If I truncate my ballot, I'm saying I detest all the unranked
candidates equally, and detest them more than any of the candidates
I ranked.