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The act by which something is discarded as unwanted or useless
“Such companies are responsible for the timely removal of junk from the site and its proper dumping.”
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The act of removing something or someone from a given place or container
“The Ministry of Culture has started the removal of contents from the National Theatre.”
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The act of eliminating or putting an end to something
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“The two countries agreed on a combination of immediate and gradual removal of tariffs.”
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The act of erasing or deleting something
“Educationists should prepare such textbooks for them in which emphasis is laid on the removal of spelling mistakes and on making them understand the correct forms.”
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The act of pulling something out
“The best time for the removal of weeds is before they produce flowers and seeds.”
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The act of dismembering a part or limb from a structure or body
“Regular removal of old branches from the base will encourage newer growth.”
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The action of taking away, or taking possession of, something, usually forcibly
“Nothing in this section shall be construed to define or limit the Department's discretion to arrange for the removal of contraband materials.”
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The dismissal of someone from a job
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“Presumably, the vice president would become president upon the removal of the president from office.”
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The moving of individuals or communities from one place to another, sometimes forcibly
“The government must deal with forces destabilizing other countries in the region and immediately end the forcible removal of populations.”
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The murder or assassination of someone
“His violence is ineffectual at the end of the play, and one wonders whether the removal of his nemesis will really change his character.”
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The action or fact of obliterating or being obliterated
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Movement of a person or persons out of a country or national region, for the purpose of permanent relocation of residence
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The action of deducting or subtracting something
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The action of transporting something or the state of being transported
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The action of unloading
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The act of estranging
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The act or process of vanishing
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The act of neutralizing
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The action of unearthing something, especially from an archaeological site
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A lack or deficiency of something
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