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Definition of extirpation:

  1. The act of extirpating or rooting out, or the state of being extirpated; eradication; excision; total destruction; as, the extirpation of weeds from land, of evil from the heart, of a race of men, of heresy.

Synonyms:

extinction, deletion, excision, cutting out, extinction, crimes, make, extinguishment, displacement, ablation, help, obliteration, cut, deracination, liquidation.

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