Example Sentences

The abandonment of pseudoscience let medicine thrive.

Definitions

noun

the act of giving something up

Synonyms: desertion

noun

the voluntary surrender of property (or a right to property) without attempting to reclaim it or give it away

noun

withdrawing support or help despite allegiance or responsibility

Synonyms: desertion

Other words

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