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synonyms for deletion

  • cancellation
  • cut
  • expunction
  • remotion
  • removal
  • crossing out
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How to use deletion in a sentence

It can come in the form of a deletion, addition, or change in the type of a single nucleotide.
DOGGIE DNA TESTS HELP PREDICT THE BREEDS THAT WILL BE PUPPY BOWL MVPSERIN FENNESSYFEBRUARY 5, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
The researchers' interest in deletions started with their involvement with an immunocompromised cancer patient, who held off the infection for over two months without being able to clear the virus.
SIGNS THAT SARS-COV-2 IS EVOLVING TO AVOID IMMUNE RESPONSESJOHN TIMMERFEBRUARY 5, 2021ARS TECHNICA
A district spokeswoman acknowledged that the trainings took place but said the purpose was to show staff what a permanent deletion looked like, so they could avoid doing it.
MORNING REPORT: SCHOOL DISTRICT SHOWED EMPLOYEES HOW TO PERMANENTLY DELETE EMAILSVOICE OF SAN DIEGOJANUARY 25, 2021VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Users were “cautioned that deletion from the recovery folder would amount to permanent deletion from the system,” she wrote.
OFFICIAL: SAN DIEGO UNIFIED TRAINED EMPLOYEES TO DELETE EMAILS FROM PUBLIC RECORDWILL HUNTSBERRY AND JESSE MARXJANUARY 25, 2021VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
It dragged its feet long enough to run up against the 100-day automatic deletion, meaning it deleted public records even after they’d been requested, in violation of the law.
THESE STORIES CHANGED SAN DIEGO IN 2020SARA LIBBYDECEMBER 31, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Data deletion capabilities are also improved, enabling businesses to comply with deletion requests from users without having to remove more data than ncessary.
MEET GOOGLE ANALYTICS 4: GOOGLE’S VISION FOR THE FUTURE OF ANALYTICSGEORGE NGUYENOCTOBER 14, 2020SEARCH ENGINE LAND
One of the top SEO products that Moz offers is its Moz Local, which helps companies check their local business listing, automate online deletions, and optimally manage their profiles in real time.
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Cordelia calmly insisted on the deletion of the newly inserted paragraph surrendering the dramatic rights of the book.
THE SILVER POPPYARTHUR STRINGER
If he should perish through the deletion of this creature, she would account herself his slayer.
THE HISTORICAL NIGHTS ENTERTAINMENT, SECOND SERIESRAFAEL SABATINI
"You have not considered that the deletion you intend will destroy my father," she said quietly.
THE HISTORICAL NIGHTS ENTERTAINMENT, SECOND SERIESRAFAEL SABATINI
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WORDS RELATED TO DELETION

  • abatement
  • abolition
  • abrogation
  • annihilation
  • breakup
  • cancellation
  • countermanding
  • dedomiciling
  • deletion
  • discharge
  • dissolution
  • going phfft
  • invalidation
  • negation
  • neutralization
  • nullification
  • obliteration
  • recall
  • repeal
  • rescindment
  • rescission
  • retraction
  • reversal
  • revocation
  • split
  • split up
  • undoing
  • vitiation
  • voiding
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