What does Deletion mean?

Definitions for Deletion
dɪˈli ʃənDele·tion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. omission, deletionnoun

    any process whereby sounds or words are left out of spoken words or phrases

  2. deletionnoun

    (genetics) the loss or absence of one or more nucleotides from a chromosome

  3. deletion, excision, cutnoun

    the omission that is made when an editorial change shortens a written passage

    "an editor's deletions frequently upset young authors"; "both parties agreed on the excision of the proposed clause"

  4. deletionnoun

    the act of deleting something written or printed


  1. deletionnoun

    An item that has been or will be deleted.

  2. deletionnoun

    The act of deleting.

  3. deletionnoun

    A mutation in which a gene, or other section of DNA, is removed from a chromosome

Webster Dictionary

  1. Deletionnoun

    act of deleting, blotting out, or erasing; destruction

    Etymology: [L. deletio, fr. delere. See Delete.]


  1. Deletion

    Deletion is a music industry term referring to the removal of a record or records from a label's official catalog, so that it is out of print, but usually at a record artist's request.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Deletion in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Deletion in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of Deletion in a Sentence

  1. Trey Gowdy:

    This Committee is left with no alternative but to request Secretary Clinton appear before this Committee for a transcribed interview to better understand decisions the Secretary made relevant to the creation, maintenance, retention, and ultimately deletion of public records.

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