removal etymology

English word removal comes from English remove, English -al

Detailed word origin of removal

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
remove English (eng) (cricket, transitive) To dismiss a batsman.. (intransitive) To change one's residence; to move.. (intransitive, now, rare) To depart, leave.. (obsolete, formal) To replace a dish within a course.. (transitive) To discard, set aside, especially something abstract (a thought, feeling, etc.).. (transitive) To move something from one place to another, especially to take away.. (transitive) To [...]
-al English (eng) (organic chemistry) Forms the names of aldehydes. Forming nouns, especially of verbal action.. Of or pertaining to. Adjectival suffix appended to various words, often nouns, to make an adjective form. Often added to words of Latin origin, but used with other words also.
removal English (eng) (Ireland) An evening funeral ritual in which the coffin holding the deceased is brought, usually from a funeral home, to the church where the funeral mass will be celebrated the following day. Prayers are said before and after the journey, after which mourners are typically received at the home of the deceased.. The dismissal of someone from office.. The process of moving, or the fact of [...]

Words with the same origin as removal

Descendants of -al
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