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eliminate someone or something from something

to remove someone or something from something. We had to eliminate Jeff from the list. The cook eliminated veal from the menu. She sought to eliminate herself from consideration.
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1. mod. killed. When Frank is eliminated, there will be no competition.
2. mod. alcohol intoxicated. How can anybody get eliminated on four beers?
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For current workers, the agreements eliminate dual social security contributions.
Diana Dell, chair of the AMA committee that heard the debate, noted, "We heard persuasive testimony about the health risks of mercury and the need to minimize exposure, but heard conflicting testimony regarding the ability or need to eliminate all uses of mercury in health care facilities.
Training must be provided to all employees exposed to MSD hazards so they can r ecognize them and ways to eliminate or materially reduce them.
If your goal is to have your players develop strength throughout the entire range of motion of any exercise, require them to eliminate any bouncing or cheating motions at the transition point.
not involving trillions of dollars) in President Clinton's state of the union address that got support from both sides of the aisle: ``We should eliminate the limits on what seniors on Social Security can earn.
Objective: The foundry wanted to eliminate porosity problems without the time consuming, and thereby, costly method of re-tooling a die through trial-and-error.
However, recent use of this hedging technique by members of the Lauder family, and the critical press reaction that followed, motivated the Treasury Department and the Clinton administration to request legislation that would eliminate the income tax benefits associated with short sales against the box.
com), which provides the only enterprise-level anti-spam solution that uses Sender Address Verification (SAV) to eliminate unwanted emails, today announced that Central DuPage Health, a major hospital in suburban Chicago, has implemented its I.
Daniel Roling, CEO at National Coal, explains the decision to eliminate the department was part of ongoing efforts to reduce costs, "It is not unusual to work with brokers and their firms, like Mr.
Personal watercraft and more than half the boats that crowd area lakes on busy weekends would be banned under legislation introduced to eliminate a potential carcinogen from drinking water reservoirs.
BOSTON -- A new ZigBee wireless environmental automation system is enabling hotels and other facilities to eliminate energy waste and slash energy costs up to 40 percent.
The UC Latino Eligibility Task Force wants to eliminate the test to boost the number of Latinos that will be eligible to attend the University of California's campuses.
Baseball owners, preparing for next month's vote to realign the American and National leagues, proposed Friday to eliminate the designated hitter.
The conversion of the Series C preferred shares will eliminate the preferred stockholder's right to receive a preferential distribution and cumulative dividend.