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Definitions for elimination
ɪˌlɪm əˈneɪ ʃənelim·i·na·tion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. elimination, riddancenoun

    the act of removing or getting rid of something

  2. elimination, evacuation, excretion, excreting, voidingnoun

    the bodily process of discharging waste matter

  3. elimination, reasoning by eliminationnoun

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

  4. eliminationnoun

    the act of removing an unknown mathematical quantity by combining equations

  5. elimination, liquidationnoun

    the murder of a competitor

Wiktionary

  1. eliminationnoun

    The act of eliminating, expelling or throwing off.

  2. eliminationnoun

    The act of excluding a losing contestant from a match, tournament, or other competition.

  3. eliminationnoun

    The act of voting off or throwing off a contestant in a reality television competition.

  4. eliminationnoun

    The act of discharging or excreting waste products or foreign substances through the various emunctories.

  5. eliminationnoun

    The act of causing a quantity to disappear from an equation; especially, in the operation of deducing from several equations containing several unknown quantities a less number of equations containing a less number of unknown quantities.

  6. eliminationnoun

    The act of obtaining by separation, or as the result of eliminating; deduction.

  7. eliminationnoun

    The act of recording amounts in a consolidation statement to remove the effects of inter-company transactions.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Eliminationnoun

    The act of banishing; the act of turning out of doors; rejection. Dict.

    Etymology: elimino, Latin.

ChatGPT

  1. elimination

    Elimination generally refers to the process of removing or getting rid of something. It can also refer to excluding a part or member from a group, set, or whole. In science, particularly in biology and physiology, elimination refers to the expulsion of waste from the body. The specific definition often depends on the context in which the term is being used.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Eliminationnoun

    the act of expelling or throwing off

  2. Eliminationnoun

    the act of discharging or excreting waste products or foreign substances through the various emunctories

  3. Eliminationnoun

    act of causing a quantity to disappear from an equation; especially, in the operation of deducing from several equations containing several unknown quantities a less number of equations containing a less number of unknown quantities

  4. Eliminationnoun

    the act of obtaining by separation, or as the result of eliminating; deduction. [See Eliminate, 4.]

  5. Etymology: [Cf. F. limination.]

Wikidata

  1. Elimination

    Elimination is the debut album of New Zealand hip-hop group, the Deceptikonz released in 2002.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of elimination in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of elimination in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of elimination in a Sentence

  1. The MIC Coalition:

    The decrees have helped mitigate anti-competitive behavior, while also ensuring songwriters and creators get paid when their music is played in the millions of American venues, the modification, elimination or even the possible sunset of the decrees at the present time would lead to chaos for the entire marketplace.

  2. Julie Riewe:

    To fulfill their obligations as fiduciaries, and to avoid enforcement action, advisers must identify, and then address — through elimination or disclosure — those conflicts.

  3. Donald Trump:

    Yes, that will part of the discussions when I visit Moscow next week is to call upon Foreign Minister( Sergey) Lavrov and the Russian government to fulfill the obligation it made to the international community when it agreed to be the guarantor of the elimination of the chemical weapons.

  4. President Trump:

    House and Senate Republican leaders were hoping to be united on tax reform to avoid a repeat of this summer’s ObamaCare repeal debacle. But that plan will be put to the test as the Senate prepares to unveil its version of the tax bill, which reportedly could eliminate popular state and local tax deductions and include additional changes from the House bill. Any big differences between the competing bills could slow or sideline the legislation, though leaders are aiming for swift passage.‘We did things differently this time because of the health care experience,’ House SpeakerPaul Ryantold Fox News on Sunday. ‘We worked with the Senate ahead of time, from the summer on, to put this bill together.’ Senate Republican leaders reportedly are considering the elimination of the state-and-local tax deductions, while the House is pushing only for a partial rollback and still deliberating in committee.

  5. Anthony Solomon:

    We now have a lot of countries officially supporting each other, and need very little in the way of external support. It's very important for... trachoma elimination in a lot of these countries.

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