Definitions

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  • n. One who, or that which, eliminates.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who or that which eliminates, removes, or throws aside.
  • n. A combination of a separator for taking the water out of steam and a trap for automatically discharging the water from the collector.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an agent that eliminates something

Etymologies

eliminate +‎ -or (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • "If I beat him, I'll be in the top 10, and then hopefully I can fight a title eliminator or for a world title, whichever comes first."

    chron.com Chronicle

  • In the meantime, expect KenFlo to likely be put in another title eliminator, possibly in a rematch with Sean Sherk.

    Doghouse Boxing News

  • Among those from whom Penn doesn't hear that word often enough, it seems, are the UFC officials who have deemed his upcoming fight against Jon Fitch a title eliminator.

    SI.com

  • He's fighting a title eliminator just nine months after losing to Lesnar, and he has a very real chance of meeting his nemesis in Las Vegas in July.

    Yahoo! Sports - Top News

  • The only trouble may be the fact that Joyi hasn't fought since he won a title eliminator against former champion Florante Condes on June 26 last year by a lopsided decision completely outclassing the Filipino southpaw.

    BoxingScene.com

  • MANILA, Philippines - WBC No. 1 minimumweight contender Denver Cuello of Iloilo won't be facing Juan Hernandez in a title eliminator in Monterrey this Saturday as his manager Aljoe Jaro said the fight was cancelled after the Mexican opponent collapsed in the gym and is now confined in a hospital.

    PhilBoxing.com - XML News RSS/RDF Feed

  • The 24-year-old southpaw from Tijuana earned the fight with knockouts of Anges Adjaho in a title eliminator and Jose Alfaro for an interim belt.

    Brownsville Herald :

  • He lost to Filipino Juanito Rubillar by split decision in a title eliminator in 2008 but beat Rubillar by 8 round technical decision last June 2009 and is once again in the title picture.

    PhilBoxing.com - XML News RSS/RDF Feed

  • Kanchelskis's goal also came at the most crucial time, in what was effectively a title eliminator for the right to take on Aston Villa in the run-in

    Football news, match reports and fixtures | guardian.co.uk

  • I'm hoping he'll be in a title eliminator next fight.

    BoxingScene.com

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