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noun [countable/uncountable] removal pronunciation in American English /rɪˈmuv(ə)l/
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  1. 1
    the process of removing something or someone
    removal of: He has called for the removal of all foreign troops and bases in Europe.
    removal of barriers in the way of free trade
    surgical removal of the tumor
  2. 2
    the process of making someone leave a job or position of power
    removal from: The consequences of failure would certainly mean her removal from office.


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