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Definition of the noun abolishment
What does abolishment mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: abolishments
- the act of abolishing a system or practice or institution (especially abolishing slavery)
Alternative definition of the noun abolishment
- The act of abolishing; abolition; destruction. - Richard Hooker
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Historical Evolution and Comparative Research by Chuanhui Wang
Compared with an announcement by the NPCSC that the measures are unconstitutional, the State Council's abolishment is an approach that 'minimised the shock by the eventual cancellation of the regulations by the NPCSC';.187 According ...
A Public Administration Perspective by Jos C. N. Raadschelders
In this sense, the tradition of socialeconomic association through guilds and its abolishment is a common heritage in the Western world.
The Institution Quarterly (1916)
Such an abolishment is an ideal toward which we are m New Mexico: Corporal punishment inflicted in kindergarten, sel" in district schools, frequently; in ward schools, frequently; high Schó. seldom; reformatories, prisons and workhouses not ...
Encyclopedia of Disability (2005)
by Gary L Albrecht
Many of the early pioneers in the survivor/user movement were angry, promoting the complete abolishment of the psychiatric system. By 1980, some individuals were identifying themselves as “consumers” and had begun organizing self-help ...
Encyclopaedia Perthensis; Or Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, &c. Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference (1816)
• ABOLISHMENT, n.f. [from abolish] The act of abolishing. — The plain and direct way had! been to prove, that all such ceremonies, as the/ require to be abolished, are retained by us with the! hurt of the church, ...
by Jeffrey Wayne Vincoli
Before its abolishment by President Clinton on 8 February 1993, the CEQ consisted of three members, appointed by the President, with advice and consent from the Senate. Under NEPA, the CEQ provided advice to the President on federal ...
Encyclopedia of Nevada (2001)
by Nancy Capace
Abolishment of county; approval of voters in county. The legislature shall not abolish any county unless the qualified voters of the county affected shall at a general or special election first approve such proposed abolishment by a majority of all ...
by Helmut K. Anheier, Mark Juergensmeyer
Yet, at the beginning of the modern reform movements in the 19th and 20th centuries, social reform within the Jain community topped the agenda, including the abolishment of casteism, sectarianism, introduction of modern Western-style ...
Multilingual Law Dictionary (1979)
by Lawrence Deems Egbert, Fernando Morales Macedo
abandonment abolishment 1. abandonment abandon (m); désistement (m) d'une demande (d'instance) abandono (m); desamparo (m); desistimiento (m) (de una apelación) Aufgabe (f); Verzicht (m) auf; Klagerücknahme (f) 2. to abandon ...
by Wolfgang Mieder, Stewart A. Kingsbury, Kelsie B. Harder
abolishment SEE ISOLATION means abolishment. absence 1. A little absence does much good. Rec. dist.: Miss. 2.
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