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English definition of “extinguish”

extinguish

verb [T]     /ɪkˈstɪŋɡwɪʃ/ formal
to stop something burning or giving out light: The fire took two hours to extinguish.Stopping fires
(Definition of extinguish verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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