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Meaning of "abolition" in Essential English Dictionary

abolition

noun [no plural]   /ˌæbəˈlɪʃən/
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…
(Definition of abolition from the Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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