verb (used with object)
  1. to delete from a list, as one that indicates acceptability, legitimacy, or the like.
  2. to withdraw or remove (a security) from the group listed with a particular stock exchange.

Origin of delist

First recorded in 1930–35; de- + list1 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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verb (tr)
  1. to remove from a list
  2. stock exchange to remove (a security) from the register of those that may be traded on the recognized market
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