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process of elimination

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishprocess of eliminationprocess of eliminationa way of finding the right answer, the truth etc by gradually deciding that none of the other answers etc are possibleby (a) process of elimination I solved the problem by a process of elimination. process
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by (a) process of eliminationPerhaps the best way to proceed is by a process of elimination.
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