Origin of abolition
Synonyms for abolition
Antonyms for abolition
Examples from the Web for non-abolition
Historical Examples of non-abolition
There is rejoicing here over the non-abolition of the school.The Life and Letters of Lafcadio Hearn, Volume 2
Word Origin for abolition
1520s, from Middle French abolition or directly from Latin abolitionem (nominative abolitio) "an abolition," noun of action from past participle stem of abolere "destroy" (see abolish). Specific application to "opposition to the black slave trade as a political question" is first attested 1788.