1 terminate or take out; "Let's eliminate the course on Akkadian hieroglyphics" [syn: get rid of, do away with]
3 kill in large numbers; "the plague wiped out an entire population" [syn: annihilate, extinguish, eradicate, wipe out, decimate, carry off]
4 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" [syn: rule out, reject]
6 remove from a contest or race; "The cyclist has eliminated all the competitors in the race"
7 remove (an unknown variable) from two or more equations
- To completely destroy (something) so that it no longer exists.
- To kill (a person or animal).
- To excrete (waste products).
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