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Meaning of "abolition" in Essential American English Dictionary

abolition

noun [no plural]   /ˌæb·əˈlɪʃ·ən/
the fact of ending a law or system: the abolition of slavery
Translations of “abolition”
in Korean 폐지…
in Arabic إلْغاء…
in Portuguese abolição…
in Catalan abolició…
in Japanese 廃止, 廃絶…
in Italian abolizione…
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