noun. ['ɪˌlɪməˈneɪʃən'] the act of removing or getting rid of something.
Words that Rhyme with Elimination
Example sentences of the word elimination
1. Noun, singular or mass
A food elimination diet can help determine if your cat has a food allergy.
Quotes containing the word elimination
1. The sculptor produces the beautiful statue by chipping away such parts of the marble block as are not needed - it is a process of elimination.
- Elbert Hubbard
2. Honesty may be the best policy, but it's important to remember that apparently, by elimination, dishonesty is the second-best policy.
- George Carlin
3. Picking my topics is sort of a process of elimination for me. Most things don't work for me. I like to cover science and unexpected things happening in labs. Also, theoretical research doesn't work for my style. I need scenes and interactions. Then, humor. I'm having the most fun when I can have fun with my work.
- Mary Roach
noun. ['ɪˌlɪməˈneɪʃən'] the murder of a competitor.
noun. ['ɪˌlɪməˈneɪʃən'] analysis of a problem into alternative possibilities followed by the systematic rejection of unacceptable alternatives.
- reasoning by elimination
- chemical action
- chemical change
noun. ['ɪˌlɪməˈneɪʃən'] the act of removing an unknown mathematical quantity by combining equations.
- chemical process
noun. ['ɪˌlɪməˈneɪʃən'] the bodily process of discharging waste matter.
- logical thinking
- abstract thought