English to Afrikaans Meaning :: abolition

Abolition :
afskaffing
- afskaffingabolitionism
 

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Noun(1) the act of abolishing a system or practice or institution (especially abolishing slavery

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(1) The imminent abolition of the current transfer system will only increase a worrying trend.(2) The abolition of all prescription charges and home care charges for the disabled will also be of direct benefit.(3) The abolition of apartheid restored the legitimacy of the South African state.(4) The party has also argued for abolition of the House of Lords and refused to take seats in it.(5) They escaped the death penalty by only a couple of months as abolition took effect four weeks before their arrest.(6) The abolition of the means test is supported by the savings industry.(7) The film caused huge debate in Poland and was at least partially instrumental in the abolition of the death penalty.(8) I agree with the suffrage of women, the abolition of torture and so on.(9) The public wanted to retain the death penalty; parliament decreed its abolition .(10) The age discrimination law will mean the total abolition of the retirement age.(11) The abolition of polling stations means that people cannot be guaranteed the right to vote in privacy and security.(12) One of the proposals in the original draft dropped by the government was the abolition of the president's office.(13) We are campaigning for the abolition of nuclear weapons and all other weapons of mass destruction.(14) Among the major parties abolition of faith schools is inconceivable because they are too popular.(15) they support the abolition of university fees(16) They have written to New Forest District Council and demanded the immediate abolition of the fees.
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(1) abolition of slavery ::
afskaffing van slawerny
Synonyms
Noun
2. ending ::
eindig
3. termination ::
beƫindiging
5. elimination ::
uitskakeling
8. destruction ::
vernietiging
9. annihilation ::
uitwissing
12. annulment ::
nietigverklaring
13. cancellation ::
kansellasie
15. nullification ::
Vernietiging
16. dissolution ::
ontbinding
17. revocation ::
herroeping
18. repeal ::
herroeping
20. removal ::
verwydering
Different Forms
abolition, abolitionism
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