Origin of deletion
Examples from the Web for deletion
What does it mean, really, if your 14-week-old fetus has a deletion on chromosome 12?New Finding That Testing Could Identify Defects in Fetuses Is a Genetics Baby Step|Kent Sepkowitz|June 8, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Despite its deletion, the villagers of Calcata hold their annual procession each year.
"You have not considered that the deletion you intend will destroy my father," she said quietly.
If he should perish through the deletion of this creature, she would account herself his slayer.
We should in vain look for an example in the Spanish deportation or deletion of the Moors.
Cordelia calmly insisted on the deletion of the newly inserted paragraph surrendering the dramatic rights of the book.The Silver Poppy|Arthur Stringer
With this exception, and the deletion of two insignificant footnotes, no changes have been made.The Task of Social Hygiene|Havelock Ellis
1580s, from Latin deletionem (nominative deletio), noun of action from past participle stem of delere (see delete).