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Meaning of ERADICATION

Pronunciation:  ir`aduk'eyshun

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  the complete destruction of every trace of something
 

ERADICATION is a 11 letter word that starts with E.

 

 Synonyms: obliteration
 
 See Also: demolition, destruction

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\E*rad`i*ca"tion\, n. [L. eradicatio: cf. F.
['e]radication.]
1. The act of plucking up by the roots; a rooting out;
   extirpation; utter destruction.

2. The state of being plucked up by the roots.

 

 

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