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    • The act of doing away with or even…
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    • They first insisted that the abolition
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abolition definition

  • noun:
    • The act of doing away with or even the condition of being done away with; annulment.
    • Abolishment of slavery.
    • The act of abolishing, or the condition of being abolished; an annulling; abrogation; total destruction
    • The work of abolishing, and/or condition to be abolished; annulment; abrogation; utter destruction: as, the abolition of legislation, decrees, ordinances, rites, customs, debts, etc.; the abolition of slavery.
    • In law: Permission to desist from further prosecution.
    • Remission of discipline; condonation.
    • the act of abolishing a system or rehearse or institution (especially abolishing slavery)
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