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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishabolitionab‧o‧li‧tion /ˌæbəˈlɪʃən/ noun [uncountable]  when a law or a system is officially endedabolition of the abolition of the death penalty
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abolitionGovernor Jeanne Shaheen vetoed the New Hampshire abolition law as soon as it was passed.Sadly, because of abolition, it was also the last.Other changes included the abolition of the death penalty.The completion of multilateral negotiations on the abolition of chemical weapons will be pursued.The abolition of the death penalty following the revolution remained intact.abolition ofAs a judge, Marshall worked for the abolition of the death penalty.
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