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eliminating

verb
present participle of eliminate

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to prevent the participation, consideration, or inclusion of
  • the stiff entry fee is intended to eliminate less-than-serious competitors

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“Eliminating.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/eliminating. Accessed 4 Dec. 2021.

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