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American English: /əˈbɑlɪʃ/
British English: /əˈbɒlɪʃ/

Translation of abolish in Spanish:

transitive verb

  • (institution/practice)
    Example sentences
    • The society added that abolishing the current system of debt recovery would discourage firms from advancing credit or lending money.
    • Koreans are now divided over the sensitive issue of abolishing the system.
    • He suggested that abolishing the current system would discourage firms from advancing credit.

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