extinguishment love

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  • n. The act of extinguishing, putting out, or quenching, or the state of being extinguished.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act of extinguishing, putting out, or quenching, or the state of being extinguished; extinction; suppression; destruction; nullification.
  • n. The annihilation or extinction of a right or obligation.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act or process of extinguishing; a bringing to an end: as, the extinguishment of a fire, or of life.
  • n. In law, the extinction or annihilation of a right, an estate, etc., by merging or consolidating it with another, generally with one greater or more extensive.

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