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Meaning of REMOVAL

Pronunciation:  ri'moovul

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  dismissal from office
  2. [n]  the act of removing; "he had surgery for the removal of a malignancy"

REMOVAL is a 7 letter word that starts with R.


 Synonyms: remotion
 See Also: abscission, abstraction, autotomy, baring, cutting off, decontamination, deletion, denudation, dermabrasion, discharge, disembowelment, dislodgement, dislodgment, dismissal, dismission, elimination, emptying, evacuation, evisceration, extraction, firing, husking, liberation, release, riddance, rinse, rinsing, sack, sacking, separation, skimming, stripping, uncovering, voidance, withdrawal



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Re*mov"al\ (-al), n.
The act of removing, or the state of being removed.

Legal Dictionary
 Definition: The transfer of a state case to federal court for trial; in civil cases, because the parties are from different states; in criminal and some civil cases, because there is a significant possibility that there could not be a fair trial in state court.