Founded in 1873, the New York Society for the suppression of Vice, headed by Anthony Comstock, inscribed book burning on its seal.
Then, if the system needs to depressurize, there's something called a suppression pool that it vents steam into.
Soon the atmosphere in the streets changed, from fear and suppression to one that seemed like a festival.
Among others, they include interference with sleep and suppression of appetite.
He predicts that after the March 16 referendum, the suppression of dissidents and even ethnic cleansing could become more common.
This was in connection with the suppression of the Templars.
When Shays' insurrection broke out, he assisted in its suppression.
When the Puritans had gained the upper hand they proceeded to the suppression not only of abuses, but of the festival itself.
This last was then found to be the suppression of the55 order of the Templars.
That was the first intimation I had of its suppression or of its production here by the Crown.
suppression sup·pres·sion (sə-prěsh'ən)
The act of suppressing or the state of being suppressed.
Conscious exclusion of unacceptable desires, thoughts, or memories from the mind.
The sudden arrest of the secretion of a fluid, such as urine or bile.
The checking or curtailing of an abnormal flow or discharge.
The effect of a second genetic mutation that reverses a phenotypic change that had been caused by a previous mutation at a different location on the chromosome.