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Elimination

E`lim`i`na´tion
n.1.(Physiol.) The act of expelling or throwing off
2.(Alg.) Act of causing a quantity to disappear from an equation; especially, in the operation of deducing from several equations containing several unknown quantities a less number of equations containing a less number of unknown quantities.
3.The act of obtaining by separation, or as the result of eliminating; deduction. [See Eliminate, 4.]
Noun1.elimination - the act of removing or getting rid of something
Synonyms: riddance
2.elimination - the bodily process of discharging waste matter
3.elimination - analysis of a problem into alternative possibilities followed by the systematic elimination of unacceptable alternatives
4.elimination - the act of removing an unknown mathematical quantity by combining equations
5.elimination - the murder of a competitor
Synonyms: liquidation
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