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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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eliminated

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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eliminated

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 introduction of the Comprehensive TB Elimination Act of 2019 is an exciting development and we are encouraged to see its support for TB prevention, control and elimination, as well as for new drugs, vaccines and diagnostics that can bring an end to this global pandemic.
efforts for the elimination of measles and rubella.
The RVC encouraged all countries in the region to sustain their efforts for the elimination of measles and rubella.
On the occasion participants of the meeting affirmed their cooperation to city police for complete elimination of aerial firing.
The graduating senior ended the elimination round with a 21-point performance to lead the Golden Tigresses past the Lady Bulldogs, 27-25, 25-17, 20-25, 25-16, in UST's last elimination game before facing the Lady Spikers in the second-seed playoff.
However, in order to get to five teams by finals night, a double elimination is necessary, because single eliminations would result in a six-team final.
The mother-to-child transmission of syphilis has remained low at below 50 cases of congenital syphilis per 100,000 live births, meeting the elimination indicator, said the ministry.
The average annual rate of decrease that is required to achieve elimination by 2050 is 7-11%.
Dr Ikram said Pakistan is making significant progress towards achieving the global targets set for the control and elimination of malaria.
WWE has been putting off their match after Roman Reigns and Brock Lesnar WrestleMania Match which was interrupted by Seth Rollins, it seems they will be facing each other again in this Sunday's Elimination Chamber Match.
Assuring cooperation for elimination of corruption DG NAB assured complainants about corruption and issued orders on several complaints according to law.
THE "elimination" of measles has been achieved in the UK, global health leaders have said.
This 'prevalence based elimination' has been misinterpreted as absolute eradication, and 'reduced case load' as 'low disease burden'.
LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif has said that elimination of child labour from brick kilns is his mission and vowed that this menace will be eliminated from the society.
Detection and elimination of contaminants in preparation process