Definition of Abolishment in English :

Define Abolishment in English

Abolishment meaning in English

Meaning of Abolishment in English

Pronunciation of Abolishment in English

Abolishment pronunciation in English

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1. abolishment, abolition

the act of abolishing a system or practice or institution (especially abolishing slavery)

Example Sentences:
'the abolition of capital punishment'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


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to do away with (laws, regulations, customs, etc); put an end to

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verb transitive
to do away with completely; put an end to; esp., to make (a law, etc.) null and void

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tr.v. a·bol·ished, a·bol·ish·ing, a·bol·ish·es
1. To do away with; put an end to; annul: voted to abolish the tax.
2. Archaic To destroy completely.

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