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The act of removing or eliminating something, especially forcefully
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“The two governments had signed a new drug control agreement that had, as its principal goal, the total eradication of illegal coca crops.”
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The act of putting an end to something
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“We reaffirm that it is the duty of all the peoples of the Commonwealth to work together for the total eradication of this infamous policy.”
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The act pulling up or out, especially by the roots
“Out of the several methods used for eradication of plants from monuments, the hand-pulling method is quite old and common.”
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An abrupt or violent removal or elimination of a group of people or things
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The systematic killing of substantial numbers of people on the basis of their ethnicity, religion, political beliefs, social status, or other particularities
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The process or act of purging, such as by the use of a purgative
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A series of severe measures to restrict undesirable or illegal people or behaviour
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Destruction or extinction
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