Meaning of “vanquish” in the English Dictionary

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(Definition of “vanquish” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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vanquishverb [ T ]

us /ˈvæŋ·kwɪʃ, væn-/

to defeat completely:

Smallpox, a once deadly disease, has now been vanquished.

(Definition of “vanquish” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)