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delete

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verb, de·lete \di-ˈlēt, dē-\

Simple Definition of delete

  • : to remove (something, such as words, pictures, or computer files) from a document, recording, computer, etc.

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of delete

deleteddeleting

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to eliminate especially by blotting out, cutting out, or erasing <delete a passage in a manuscript> <delete a computer file>


DELETE Defined for Kids

delete

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verb de·lete \di-ˈlēt\

Definition of delete for Students

deleteddeleting

  1. :  to take out especially by erasing, crossing out, or cutting <delete a sentence> <delete a computer file>





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