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removal

noun
     
re‧mov‧al S3 [uncountable and countable]
1 when something is taken away from, out of, or off the place where it is [↪ remove]
removal of
the removal of rubbish
2 when you get rid of something so that it does not exist any longer:
stain removal
3 when someone is forced out of an important position or dismissed from a job
removal from
the mayor's removal from office
4 British English the process of taking furniture from your old house to your new one
removal company/man etc
The removal men have been in and out all day.

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