Meaning of ABOLITION in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ æbəlɪʃ(ə)n ]

The abolition of something such as a system or practice is its formal ending.

...the abolition of slavery in Brazil and the Caribbean.

N-UNCOUNT : also a N , usu with supp , oft N of n

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