Meaning of ELIMINATE in English

ELIMINATE

v.tr.

1. remove, get rid of.

2 exclude from consideration; ignore as irrelevant.

3 exclude from further participation in a competition etc. on defeat.

4 Physiol. discharge (waste matter).

5 Chem. remove (a simpler substance) from a compound.

6 Algebra remove (a quantity) by combining equations.

Derivatives:

eliminable adj. elimination n. eliminator n. eliminatory adj.

Etymology: L eliminare (as E-, limen liminis threshold)

Oxford English vocab.      Оксфордский английский словарь.