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1. abolition

noun. ['ˌæbəˈlɪʃən'] the act of abolishing a system or practice or institution (especially abolishing slavery).

Synonyms

  • ending
  • abolishment
  • termination

Antonyms

  • continuance
  • continuation
  • monetization
  • defeat

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Rhymes with Abolition

  • predisposition
  • misrecognition
  • juxtaposition
  • retransmission
  • presupposition
  • decomposition
  • statistician
  • reimposition
  • redeposition
  • redefinition
  • precondition
  • pediatrician
  • obstetrician
  • mathematician
  • malnutrition
  • geriatrician
  • fondkommission
  • extradition
  • transmission
  • superstition
  • requisition
  • recondition
  • recognition
  • proposition
  • premonition
  • preignition
  • inquisition
  • exposition
  • expedition
  • electrician

How do you pronounce abolition?

Pronounce abolition as ˌæbəˈlɪʃən.

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Sentences with abolition


1. Noun, singular or mass
They built schools for African-American children and came to be strong supporters of the abolition of slavery.

Quotes about abolition


1. Madness is the absolute break with the work of art; it forms the constitutive moment of abolition, which dissolves in time the truth of the work of art.
- Michel Foucault

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