removal

[ri-moo-vuhl]
noun
1.
the act of removing.
2.
change of residence, position, etc.
3.
dismissal, as from an office.

Origin:
1590–1600; remove + -al2

preremoval, noun
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removal (rɪˈmuːvəl)
 
n
1.  the act of removing or state of being removed
2.  a.  a change of residence
 b.  (as modifier): a removal company
3.  dismissal from office
4.  (South African) the forced displacement of a community for political or social reasons

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Example sentences
Twitter has said it will post a censorship notice whenever a tweet is removed
  and will post the removal requests it receives.
Expedited removal of insect eaters and natural plant propagators from the
  biological ecosystem will upset the natural balance.
The next stage in the process consists in the removal of these primary bone
  spicules by the osteoclasts.
The lateral wall of this meatus can be satisfactorily studied only after the
  removal of the middle concha.
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