eliminate  

  • Pronunciation of eliminate: IH0 L IH1 M AH0 N EY0 T (ɪ'lɪmə,neɪt)

  • Number of syllables of eliminate: 4

  • Pronunciation Video of eliminate

  • Definition of eliminate

    • (v): eliminate from the body; "Pass a kidney stone"  
    • (v): kill in large numbers; "the plague wiped out an entire population"  
    • (v): terminate or take out; "Let''s eliminate the course on Akkadian hieroglyphics"  
    • (v): remove (an unknown variable) from two or more equations  
    • (v): dismiss from consideration; "John was ruled out as a possible suspect because he had a strong alibi"; "This possibility can be eliminated from our consideration"  
    • (v): remove from a contest or race; "The cyclist has eliminated all the competitors in the race"  
    • (v): do away with  
  • Examples of eliminate

    • Why do you use this process to eliminate the innocuous  
    • Hygienic disposal of waste would be sufficient to eliminate the disease.  
    • Eliminate the requirement, and the problems vanish.  
    • I suggest reworking the article to eliminate the extraneous stuff.  
    • In short, he wants to eliminate all of the selfishness.  
    • Why use this process to eliminate the innocuous  
    • The aim of the was to eliminate the Jewish race.  
    • Taking the upscale off the article would eliminate the POV.  
    • The men wanted to eliminate the exotoxin.  
    • Efforts to eliminate the penny in the United States.  

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