When she was eliminated on March 4, DioGuardi proclaimed that she needed a year or so to let her voice "mature."
Boeing claims to have eliminated the risk of combustion, but not ignition.
Though many such deals were eliminated from the bill (see below), a few remain.
South Africa, France, Nigeria, and Greece were all eliminated—though we are certainly not done hearing from France's circus.
Tangential characters are combined into composites or eliminated entirely; the same holds for certain events.
If all the youths and old men, the sick and maimed, could have been eliminated from the Boer forces, eighty per cent.
Politics were not eliminated from the causes of trouble by Smith's death.
"If you were an agent of Candar we would have eliminated you," Pyuf said.
Some he eliminated from his design, stowing them back in the pockets easiest to reach.
The advantages of shearing over the more common mechanics of planing are largely lost unless the posterior plates are eliminated.
1560s, from Latin eliminatus, past participle of eliminare "thrust out of doors, expel," from ex limine "off the threshold," from ex "off, out" (see ex-) + limine, ablative of limen "threshold" (see limit (n.)).
Used literally at first; sense of "exclude" first attested 1714; sense of "expel waste from the body" is c.1795. Related: Eliminated; eliminating; eliminative; eliminatory.
Killed: eliminated in prison