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abolish

verb
 
/əˈbɑl·ɪʃ/
to end a law or system: Slavery was abolished in the U.S. in 1865.
Translations of “abolish”
in Korean (법이나 체계등을) 폐지하다…
in Arabic يُلْغي…
in French abolir…
in Turkish kanun veya bir sisteme son vermek, yürürlükten kaldırmak…
in Italian abolire…
in Chinese (Traditional) 廢除,廢止…
in Russian отменять…
in Polish znieść, zlikwidować…
in Spanish abolir…
in Portuguese abolir…
in German abschaffen…
in Catalan abolir…
in Japanese (法律・制度)を廃止する, 撤廃する…
in Chinese (Simplified) 废除,废止…
(Definition of abolish from the Websters Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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