delete

[dih-leet]
verb (used with object), deleted, deleting.
to strike out or remove (something written or printed); cancel; erase; expunge.

Origin:
1485–95; < Latin dēlētus (past participle of dēlēre to destroy), equivalent to dēl- destroy + -ē- thematic vowel + -tus past participle suffix

deletable, adjective
redelete, verb (used with object), redeleted, redeleting.
undeleted, adjective


eradicate. See cancel.
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delete (dɪˈliːt)
 
vb
(tr) to remove (something printed or written); erase; cancel; strike out
 
[C17: from Latin dēlēre to destroy, obliterate]

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delete
late 15c., from L. deletus, pp. of delere "destroy, blot out, efface," from delevi, originally perf. tense of delinere "to daub, erase by smudging," from de- "from, away" + linere "to smear, wipe."
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Specifically, code switched foreign words will be transcribed in their native orthography and scored as optionally deletable.
Below is an outline of the considerations for deletable directories.
The option then deletes your form and all deletable blocks on your form.
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