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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ablation, extirpation, cutting out, excisionnoun

    surgical removal of a body part or tissue

  2. extirpation, excision, deracinationnoun

    the act of pulling up or out; uprooting; cutting off from existence


  1. extirpationnoun

    The act of extirpating or uprooting.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Extirpationnoun

    the act of extirpating or rooting out, or the state of being extirpated; eradication; excision; total destruction; as, the extirpation of weeds from land, of evil from the heart, of a race of men, of heresy

    Etymology: [L. extirpatio, exstirpatio: cf. F. extirpation.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of extirpation in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of extirpation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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    established or prearranged unalterably
    • A. tacky
    • B. foreordained
    • C. extroversive
    • D. adscripted

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