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Synonyms for abolishment

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Synonyms for abolishment

the act of abolishing a system or practice or institution (especially abolishing slavery)

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Aoun said many laws needed to be amended prior to the abolishment of political sectarianism since such a step would
Fazrul, 36, said the abolishment was good news for Malaysians who travel by motorcycle daily.
complained they had been asking for abolishment of FCR since long but none of the governments bothered to do away with it.
Talking to the delegation of rickshaw, taxi and Qinqi drivers, the Chief Minister said that the contractors were charging more than the fixed fee of 10 rupees from poor taxi and rickshaw drivers in the name of Parchi system which was a grave injustice and issued instructions for immediate abolishment of Parchi system throughout the city.
BEIRUT: The Justice Ministry has launched a nationwide campaign this week to rally public support for seven draft amendments that are awaiting Cabinet approval, among them the controversial abolishment of the country's death penalty.
By issuing the instructions, Koizumi will also aim to show that his administration has no plan to postpone the abolishment of the blanket guarantee on deposits despite calls to do so even from within his ruling coalition.
Political parties will be able to establish their own clubs in universities and take part in campus elections after the abolishment of the University and University Colleges Act (UUCA), said Education Minister Maszlee Malik.
This is the second ruling that deliberated the issue, following the first one that ruled the abolishment was constitutional in September last year.
The officials agreed to facilitate abolishment of double taxation, to expedite signing of the agreement on creation of the intergovernmental commission, reciprocal exchange visits between economic authorities of two countries.
Those 31 drafts including revival of commissionerate system in KP, restoration of special persons' quota in government services, employment amendment bill 2011, Hindu law of heredity , abolishment of bounded labour from KP and anti beggary law.
Majdalani said that March 8 awaits the end of the stage of arms rejection and the Tribunal abolishment to form their government.
The mayors of Hiroshima and Nagasaki on Wednesday submitted a joint statement to the Foreign Ministry demanding the government pursue diplomacy aimed at the abolishment of nuclear weapons, Hiroshima government officials said.
Among the 10 pledges for the first 100 days of the PH administration that have yet to be fulfilled include increasing the current minimum wage to RM1,500, deferment of National Higher Education Fund Corporation (PTPTN) loan repayments for those with an income below RM4,000, and abolishment of Felda settlers' debt.
Members of the Parliament of Kyrgyzstan did not revote for the draft law suggesting abolishment of statutes of limitation for treason, corruption and abuse of power of the Criminal Code of Kyrgyzstan on January 22.
LAHORE, July 27, 2011 (Frontier Star): Director Labour Welfare Punjab has said that as a result of 18th amendment, after abolishment of concurrent list, there is no change in the enforcement of labour laws including factories act, payment of wages law, standing orders ordinance of workers compensation law and minimum wages law.