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Synonyms for elimination
ɪˌlɪm əˈneɪ ʃən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. elimination, riddance(noun)

    the act of removing or getting rid of something

    reasoning by elimination, excretion, ejection, riddance, excreting, expulsion, liquidation, voiding, exclusion, evacuation

  2. elimination, evacuation, excretion, excreting, voiding(noun)

    the bodily process of discharging waste matter

    reasoning by elimination, voidance, excretion, body waste, riddance, excreting, emptying, excrement, excretory product, liquidation, voiding, excreta, evacuation

  3. elimination, reasoning by elimination(noun)

    analysis of a problem into alternative possibilities followed by the systematic rejection of unacceptable alternatives

    reasoning by elimination, excretion, riddance, excreting, liquidation, voiding, evacuation

  4. elimination(noun)

    the act of removing an unknown mathematical quantity by combining equations

    voiding, evacuation, reasoning by elimination, excretion, riddance, liquidation, excreting

  5. elimination, liquidation(noun)

    the murder of a competitor

    reasoning by elimination, excretion, riddance, excreting, settlement, extermination, liquidation, voiding, evacuation

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. elimination(n.)

    exclusion, expulsion, rejection

  2. elimination(n.)

    separation, disengagement

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  1. Austrian Foreign Minister Sebastian Kurz:

    The only way to guarantee that nuclear weapons will never be used again is through their total elimination, all states share the responsibility to prevent the use of nuclear weapons.

  2. Chika Onuegbu:

    We, therefore, urge President Muhammadu Buhari to be dogged in the fight against corruption and the elimination of waste in governance through strengthening the institutions that fight corruption, adopting a truly zero tolerance approach to corruption and waste of public funds and more importantly, pass into law the offence of unexplained wealth in Nigeria and ensure that offenders are properly dealt with. The offence of unexplained wealth (also called possession of unexplained wealth) will penalize people for possessing wealth disproportionate to their known lawful sources of income if they cannot provide a satisfactory explanation for this.

  3. Rich Kushel:

    What if you wanted to drive outcomes like poverty elimination or hunger elimination or the development of medicines?

  4. Fox Nation host Tammy Bruce:

    There has to bean emotional movement of recognizing Wait, this can occur and thats when leadership changes, if leadership is a terrorist framework, then, of course, theyre going to resist because they want the elimination of the Jewish people and the Jewish state.

  5. Nedret Emiroglu:

    The European Region has been declared malaria free on the basis of the present situation and the likelihood that elimination can be maintained, experience shows that malaria can spread rapidly and, if Europe's countries are not vigilant and responsive, a single imported case can result in resurgence of malaria.

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