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One entry found for eliminate.
Main Entry: elim·i·nate
Pronunciation: i-primarystresslim-schwa-secondarystressnamacrt
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): -nat·ed; -nat·ing
1 a : to get rid of : REMOVE <eliminate the causes of an epidemic> b : to remove from further competition by defeating <a team eliminated in the first round>
2 : to expel from the living body
- elim·i·na·tive /-secondarystressnamacrt-iv/ adjective
- elim·i·na·tor /-secondarystressnamacrt-schwar/ noun

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