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Definition of Abolition

Abolition
Abolition Ab"o*li"tion, n. [L. abolitio, fr. abolere: cf. F. abolition. See Abolish.] The act of abolishing, or the state of being abolished; an annulling; abrogation; utter destruction; as, the abolition of slavery or the slave trade; the abolition of laws, decrees, ordinances, customs, taxes, debts, etc. Note: The application of this word to persons is now unusual or obsolete

Meaning of Abolition from wikipedia

- called capital punishment Abolition of monarchy Abolition of nuclear weapons Abolition of prisons Abolition of suffering Abolitionism (animal rights), related...
- Abolitionism, or the abolitionist movement, was the movement to end slavery. This term can be used both formally and informally. In Western Europe and...
- Abolitionism in the United States was the movement that sought to end slavery in the United States, and was active both before and during the American...
- The abolition of slavery occurred at different times in different countries. It frequently occurred sequentially in more than one stage – for example...
- The Abolition of Man is a 1943 book by C. S. Lewis. Subtitled "Reflections on education with special reference to the teaching of English in the upper...
- The abolition of monarchy involves the ending of monarchical elements in government, usually hereditary. Abolition has been carried out in various ways...
- The term "copyright abolition movements" refers to movements to abolish copyright, specifically those that espouse the repeal of the Statute of Anne and...
- "The Abolition of Work" is an essay written by Bob Black in 1985. It was part of Black's first book, an anthology of essays entitled The Abolition of Work...
- heated debate throughout the Muslim world. The 1924 abolition came less than 18 months after the abolition of the Ottoman sultanate, prior to which the Ottoman...
- The abolition of the Ottoman Sultanate (Turkish: Saltanatın kaldırılması) by the Grand National ****embly of Turkey on 1 November 1922 ended the Ottoman...
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