In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(in US history)feminine aboliciónfeminine supresiónfeminine derogaciónfeminine aboliciónfeminine aboliciónthe Abolition — la abolición de la esclavitud — en EEUU
- One of the proposals in the original draft dropped by the government was the abolition of the president's office.
- The abolition of most grammar schools kicked away the ladder for children from poorer backgrounds.
- The public wanted to retain the death penalty; parliament decreed its abolition.
- The imminent abolition of the current transfer system will only increase a worrying trend.
- They escaped the death penalty by only a couple of months as abolition took effect four weeks before their arrest.
- The abolition of polling stations means that people cannot be guaranteed the right to vote in privacy and security.
- The abolition of all prescription charges and home care charges for the disabled will also be of direct benefit.
- It also sought abolition of the roster system for the appointment of Urdu teachers.
- The abolition of the means test is supported by the savings industry.
- Indeed I think the complexity of the system alone is reason for its abolition.
- We are campaigning for the abolition of nuclear weapons and all other weapons of mass destruction.
- I agree with the suffrage of women, the abolition of torture and so on.
- The abolition of small courtesies leads inevitably to grosser aggression.
- They have written to New Forest District Council and demanded the immediate abolition of the fees.
- The film caused huge debate in Poland and was at least partially instrumental in the abolition of the death penalty.
- The abolition of apartheid restored the legitimacy of the South African state.
- The party has also argued for abolition of the House of Lords and refused to take seats in it.
- Among the major parties abolition of faith schools is inconceivable because they are too popular.
- Why not select several limited but hated taxes, totalling a few billion, and earmark them for abolition?
- The age discrimination law will mean the total abolition of the retirement age.
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