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Definition for nix (2 of 2)
noun, plural nix·es.
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Example sentences from the Web for nix
When the city asked its next power company to commit to the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions “to the fullest extent practical,” SDG&E made a point of nixing that quoted modifier.Environment Report: New Mayor, Council Draw Lines in Franchise Fee Battle|MacKenzie Elmer|December 21, 2020|Voice of San Diego
The win for protein structure prediction, however, marks its dazzling debut into the real world—one that nixes negative punditry on the value of AI for real-life quandaries.DeepMind’s AlphaFold Is Close to Solving One of Biology’s Greatest Challenges|Shelly Fan|December 15, 2020|Singularity Hub
Nearly all major marathons and other road races were nixed in 2020, from Athens to Boston.The future of marathons is in the hands of the casual runner|Katherine Ellen Foley|December 6, 2020|Quartz
In June, Maryland’s largest school system — Montgomery County — announced they would conduct a detailed analysis of arrest data and the use of SROs before deciding in January 2021 whether they would modify or nix school policing entirely.Alexandria City Public Schools approves revisions to contract with police|Hannah Natanson|October 30, 2020|Washington Post
Mixner himself went to then California Gov. Ronald Reagan to seek his support in nixing the Briggs Amendment.Gay Activist David Mixner: I Mercy Killed 8 People|Tim Teeman|October 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
News of the nixing spread to every corner of the Internet, with bloggers and commenters expressing bewilderment at the decision.Kristen Wiig on ‘Girl Most Likely’ and Why She Nixed ‘Bridesmaids 2’|Marlow Stern|July 18, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Nixing more bills, he effectively argues, is good for the government and, in effect, the people.Romney Ad Spotlights His Vetoes and Labels Santorum a Washington Insider|The Daily Beast|February 18, 2012|DAILY BEAST
And she signed measures banning ethnic studies in public schools and nixing photo radar.