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delete

verb [I or T] uk   us   /dɪˈliːt/
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 Arabic يَشْطُب…
in Korean 삭제하다…
in Malaysian potong…
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 Vietnamese xóa bỏ…
in Spanish suprimir, tachar…
in Portuguese apagar, suprimir…
in Thai ตัดออก…
in German streichen…
in Catalan suprimir…
in Japanese ~を消す, ~を削除する…
in Indonesian menghapus…
in Chinese (Simplified) 删除,删去,划掉(尤指文字)…
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