the act of removing.
change of residence, position, etc.
dismissal, as from an office.
- pre·re·mov·al, noun
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How to use removal in a sentence
The account had over 800,000 followers prior to its removal, according to The Wall Street Journal.Instagram bans top anti-vaxxer Robert F. Kennedy Jr. over COVID falsehoods | Beth Mole | February 11, 2021 | Ars Technica
She didn’t bother to contest the removal and moved in with a relative.The stimulus relieved short-term pain, but eviction’s impact is a long haul | Kyle Swenson | February 8, 2021 | Washington Post
The removal vote — which passed 230-199, with 11 Republicans joining the Democrats — could be a watershed moment for both parties, but particularly the GOP.The Marjorie Taylor Greene committee removal vote, explained | Gabby Birenbaum | February 5, 2021 | Vox
So, if we’re going to an institutional removal, like a hospital, you could just bring one person.
After videos of Greene emerged questioning the veracity of school shootings, Democrats demanded her removal.House to vote on removing GOP’s Marjorie Taylor Greene from her committees | Felicia Sonmez, John Wagner, Colby Itkowitz | February 4, 2021 | Washington Post
Tank Battle Jeep Guard Crush -- some editorial changes and the removal of all blood when the guards are crushed by the tank.Sony Emails Show How the Studio Plans to Censor Kim Jong Un Assassination Comedy ‘The Interview’ | William Boot | December 15, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
“There has been no visible progress of oil removal,” he said in the April 2012 inspection report.Two Texas Regulators Tried to Enforce the Rules. They Were Fired. | David Hasemyer, InsideClimate News | December 9, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
A lawyer for RSD reportedly contacted sites hosting archived RSD material demanding its removal.
It took nearly 20 years between the first allegation and his ultimate removal.
At the time, the renamed corner caused a slight international squabble and demands for its removal.
I would not trust their removal to any other hand, and so, the panel comes out without a shake.Checkmate | Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
After removal of the surface earth and rock, the proportion of refuse rock is about twenty-five tons to one of asbestos.Asbestos | Robert H. Jones
And Lady Hartledon, rather piqued, gave the necessary orders on the following day for the removal.Elster's Folly | Mrs. Henry Wood
Mr. Boar, who had watched his approach, rose at the removal of the hat, and replied in the affirmative.Life of Richard Trevithick, Volume II (of 2) | Francis Trevithick
The removal of these substances from solution is easily illustrated by a simple experiment.Elements of Agricultural Chemistry | Thomas Anderson
British Dictionary definitions for removal
the act of removing or state of being removed
a change of residence
(as modifier): a removal company
dismissal from office
Southern African the forced displacement of a community for political or social reasons
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