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eradicateverb [T]

uk   us   /ɪˈræd.ɪ.keɪt/ formal
(Definition of eradicate from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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eradicateverb [T]

 us   /ɪˈræd·əˌkeɪt/
to get ​rid of or ​destroy something ​completely: A new ​vaccine eradicated ​polio.
(Definition of eradicate from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “eradicate”
in Spanish erradicar…
in Vietnamese thủ tiêu…
in Malaysian basmi…
in Thai กำจัดจนหมดสิ้น…
in French supprimer…
in German ausrotten…
in Chinese (Simplified) 根除, 消灭, 杜绝…
in Turkish yok etmek, kökünü kazımak/kurutmak…
in Russian истреблять, искоренять…
in Indonesian membasmi…
in Chinese (Traditional) 根除, 消滅, 杜絕…
in Polish wykorzenić, wyeliminować, wytępić…
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