elimination
[ɪlɪmɪˈneɪʃ(ə)n]
NOUN
eliminations (plural noun)
  1. the complete removal or destruction of something.
    "the elimination of extreme poverty is a key objective" ·
    "a global commitment to the elimination of nuclear weapons"
    • the exclusion of someone or something from consideration or further participation.
      "a 1-1 draw confirmed their elimination from the tournament" ·
      "after the initial elimination rounds, 16 boys qualified for the final"
  2. the expulsion of waste matter from the body.
    "the treatment promotes the elimination of toxins"
  3. mathematics
    the removal of a variable from an equation, typically by substituting another which is shown by another equation to be equivalent.
    "Bezout's method of elimination"
  4. chemistry
    the generation of a simple substance as a product in the course of a reaction involving larger molecules.
    "a condensation reaction can link together two monosaccharide sugars to form a disaccharide with the elimination of water"
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How to use elimination in a sentence?
a condensation reaction can link together two monosaccharide sugars to form a disaccharide with the elimination of water.
after the initial elimination rounds, 16 boys qualified for the final.
elimination of trade barriers came five years ahead of schedule.
a 1-1 draw confirmed their elimination from the tournament.
a global commitment to the elimination of nuclear weapons.
the elimination of neck tension can relieve headaches.
the elimination of extreme poverty is a key objective.
the treatment promotes the elimination of toxins.
the reductive elimination of acetyl iodide.
Bezout's method of elimination.
How to say elimination in other languages?
Laguages Translations
Afrikaans (NOUN)eliminasie, uitskakeling
Arabic (NOUN)القضاء, إزالة, الاستبعاد, الإزالة, إلغاء, التخلص, إزالتها, ﻹزالة, استئصال, استبعاد
Bangla নির্যাতন প্রতিরোধ
Bosnian (Latin) eliminacija
Bulgarian (NOUN)елиминиране, премахване, отстраняване, отделянето
Cantonese (Traditional) 消除
Catalan (NOUN)eliminació
Chinese Simplified 消除
Chinese Traditional 消除
Croatian (NOUN)eliminacija, uklanjanje, ukidanje
Czech (NOUN)eliminace, odstranění, vyloučení, vylučování, zlikvidování
Danish (NOUN)eliminering, afskaffelse, fjernelse, udelukkelsesmetoden, udryddelse, ophævelse, afvikling
Dutch (NOUN)eliminatie, uitbanning, afschaffing, uitschakeling, opheffing, verwijdering, uitroeiing, wegvallen, wegwerken, wegnemen, schrapping
Estonian (NOUN)kõrvaldamine, likvideerimise, tühistamine
Fijian bokoci laivi
Filipino pag-aalis
Finnish (NOUN)eliminointi, poistaminen, korjaava, lopettamiseen
French (NOUN)élimination, suppression, abolition, éradication
German (NOUN)Beseitigung, Eliminierung, Ausscheidung, Abschaffung, Wegfall, Behebung, Löschung, Abbau, Vernichtung
Greek (NOUN)εξάλειψη, αποβολή, εξουδετέρωσης, κατάργηση, απαλοιφής, απάλειψη, απομάκρυνση
Haitian Creole eliminasyon
Hebrew (NOUN)חיסול, לחיסול, אלימינציה
Hindi (NOUN)उन्मूलन
Hmong Daw ntaus
Hungarian (NOUN)megszüntetése, eliminációs, kiküszöbölés, elszigetelés, kiszűrés, felszámolása, eltörlése
Icelandic (NOUN)losun, útrýming, brotthvarf, útilokun
Indonesian (NOUN)eliminasi, penghapusan, pemusnahan
Italian (NOUN)eliminazione, soppressione, abolizione
Japanese (NOUN)除去, 撤廃, 排除, 消去法, 消去, 廃絶, 解消, 予選, 撲滅
Kiswahili kuondoa
Korean (NOUN)철폐, 제거, 소거, 제거가, 탈락
Latvian (NOUN)likvidēšana, Eliminācija, novēršanas, izskaušanu, izslēgšanu, korekcijas, novākt, atcelšanu, izdzēšanu
Lithuanian (NOUN)pašalinimo, panaikinimo, eliminavimo, likvidavimo
Malagasy fanesorana
Malay (Latin) (NOUN)penghapusan
Maltese (NOUN)eliminazzjoni, tneħħija
Norwegian Bokmål eliminering
Persian (NOUN)حذف, بین بردن, رفع
Polish (NOUN)eliminacji, zniesienia, wyeliminowanie, likwidacji, usuwający, usunięcie, wydalanie
Portuguese (NOUN)eliminação, supressão
Querétaro Otomi eliminación
Romanian (NOUN)eliminarea, înlăturarea
Russian (NOUN)ликвидации, искоренению, устранение, уничтожение, упразднение, пресечение
Samoan aveesea
Serbian (Cyrillic) елиминације
Serbian (Latin) eliminacije
Slovak (NOUN)eliminácia, odstránenie, vylúčenie, zamedzenie
Slovenian (NOUN)odpravo, izločanje, odstranitev, opustitev
Spanish (NOUN)eliminación, erradicación, supresión
Swedish (NOUN)eliminering, avskaffande, undanröjande, uteslutningsmetoden, utsortering, borttagandet, utrotande, avlägsnande
Tamil நீக்கம்
Telugu నిర్మూలనకు
Thai การตัดออก
Tongan fakangata
Turkish (NOUN)eliminasyon, ortadan kaldırılması, eleme, giderilmesi, önlenmesi
Ukrainian (NOUN)ліквідації, усунення, скасування
Urdu (NOUN)اخراج, خاتمے
Vietnamese (NOUN)xoá bỏ, loại bỏ
Welsh (NOUN)dileu, ddileu
Yucatec Maya eliminación
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