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abolition (ab" uh LISH uhn) (s) (noun), abolitions (pl)
1. The act of officially ending a law, a regulation, or a practice: The petition by the people resulted in the abolition of the unfair taxes.

The senator fought for the abolition of the current income tax law.

2. The process of doing away with or the state of being done away with; such as, an annulment: The students sought further abolitions of unfair practices at the university.
This entry is located in the following units: a-, ab-, abs- (page 6) -oleo, -olere + (page 1) -tion (page 1)