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abolish
used in This Side of Paradise

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Definition
eliminate (end, or do away with)
  • Woodrow thought they should be abolished and all that.
    1.4 — Narcissus Off Duty (3% in)
  • They had a 'discussion crowd' and the point of abolishing the clubs was brought up by some one—everybody there leaped at it—it had been in each one's mind, more or less, and it just needed a spark to bring it out."
    1.4 — Narcissus Off Duty (4% in)

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