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deletes

verb
present tense third-person singular of delete

Synonyms & Antonyms of deletes

to show (something written) to be no longer valid by drawing a cross over or a line through it
  • the teacher deleted the last line of the student's essay, wisely sensing that it lessened the impact

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  • stets
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“Deletes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/deletes. Accessed 28 Nov. 2020.

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