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expulsionnoun [C or U]

uk   us   /ɪkˈspʌl.ʃən/
(the ​act of) ​forcing someone, or being ​forced, to ​leave a ​school, ​organization, or ​country: They ​threatened him with expulsion fromschool. This is the second expulsion of a ​clubmember this ​year.
(Definition of expulsion from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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expulsionnoun [C]

 us   /ɪkˈspʌl·ʃən/
the ​act of ​forcing someone, or of being ​forced, to ​leavesomewhere: The ​governmentordered the expulsion of ​foreign journalists.
(Definition of expulsion from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “expulsion”
in Arabic طَرد…
in Korean 제적…
in Portuguese expulsão…
in Catalan expulsió…
in Japanese 追放…
in Chinese (Simplified) 驱逐, 驱逐,赶走, 开除…
in Turkish uzaklaştırma, kovma, çıkarma…
in Russian исключение, изгнание…
in Chinese (Traditional) 驅逐, 驅逐,趕走, 開除…
in Italian espulsione…
in Polish wydalenie, usunięcie…
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