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delete

verb [I or T] uk   /dɪˈliːt/ us  
B1 to remove or draw a line through something, especially a written word or words: They insisted that all expletives be deleted from the article. Here is a list of possible answers. Please delete (= draw a line through them) as appropriate.
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in Korean 삭제하다…
in Arabic يَشْطُب…
in French rayer…
in Turkish silmek, yok etmek…
in Italian eliminare, cancellare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 刪除,刪去(尤指文字)…
in Russian удалять (из памяти компьютера)…
in Polish usuwać…
in Spanish suprimir, tachar…
in Portuguese apagar, suprimir…
in German streichen…
in Catalan suprimir…
in Japanese ~を消す, ~を削除する…
in Chinese (Simplified) 删除,删去,划掉(尤指文字)…
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