Meaning of “elimination” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun uk us /ɪˌlɪmɪˈneɪʃən/

[ U ] the act of eliminating someone or something

a process of elimination

a method that involves removing all possible answers to something until only one remains:

We arrived at this result by a process of elimination.

(Definition of “elimination” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)