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abolition

noun [U]  /ˌæb·əˈlɪʃ·ən/ us  
the official ending of an activity or custom US history Abolition also means the official end to slavery in the US, which took place in 1863.
Translations of “abolition”
in Korean 폐지…
in Arabic إلْغاء…
in Portuguese abolição…
in Catalan abolició…
in Japanese 廃止, 廃絶…
in Italian abolizione…
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