abolish

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abolish(
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
1. (general)
a. abolir
Slavery was abolished in the United States in 1863.La esclavitud fue abolida en Estados Unidos en 1863.
b. suprimir
The president wants to abolish some of the institutions that we hold most dear.El presidente quiere suprimir algunas de las instituciones que más valoramos.
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abolish
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
1. (law, custom)
a. abolir
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abolish [əˈbɒlɪʃ]
transitive verb
abolir; suprimir
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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