The action or an act of abolishing a system, practice, or institution: the abolition of child labor
More example sentences
- It also sought abolition of the roster system for the appointment of Urdu teachers.
- Indeed I think the complexity of the system alone is reason for its abolition.
- The imminent abolition of the current transfer system will only increase a worrying trend.
early 16th century: from Latin abolitio(n-), from abolere 'destroy'.