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eliminate (someone or something) from (something)

To remove or take someone or something away from something. A loss tonight would eliminate my team from the playoffs. We need to eliminate all dairy from this recipe because Jim is a vegan.
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slang Murdered. Ray eliminated the informant, just as the boss told him to.
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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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The bill would eliminate this application requirement for proposals that raise no serious competitive issue and are made by bank holding companies that met specified standards for capital, management, and community reinvestment at their previous examination.
As he launched his presidential candidacy in Kansas, Dole vowed to eliminate the National Endowments for the Arts and Humanities, asking, "Why is the federal government in the culture business?
Keep in mind again that the skin helps to eliminate toxins from the body, so if your skin appears blemished, oily, dry, tight or in any way unbalanced, it is a reflection of what's going on inside your body.
For example, eliminate balance sheet (or other detail) presentation where the taxpayer owns 100 percent of the foreign subsidiary, there is no subpart F income, and there are no changes in ownership during the year.
Complementary biocides work to essentially eliminate microbes that can off-gas odor.
Raising-or even maintaining the current appraisal threshold of $100,000, below which a licensed certified appraiser is not required endangers the health of our nation's financial institutions and eliminates a important consumer protection, particularly for those individuals who may be subject to improper discriminator lending practices," Fountain explained.
which was able to eliminate cold runners from its molding process and automate downstream operations.
Many enlightened doctors and nutritionists recommend that those suffering from arthritis symptoms eliminate nightshades.
Because you can completely eliminate the paint facility,' says White, "you can radically alter the plant Footprint, and eliminate a number oF processes.
Cast-in-place balance shaft covers eliminate separate covers and eight mounting bolts as well as eliminates machining for the cover mounting face and bolt/dowel holes.
The acquiring plan sponsor may wish to amend the plan simultaneously with the corporate acquisition to eliminate optional benefit forms.
One CBO revenue-raising option would be to eliminate the income tax thresholds on these benefits entirely and require all beneficiaries to include 85% of their benefits in their adjusted gross incomes.
In addition to making various components interchangeable between different molding machines, this will also help eliminate process variations between one machine and another, says Berger.