Definitions for erase

Definitions for (verb) erase

Main entry: erase, wipe out

Definition: remove from memory or existence

Usage: The Turks erased the Armenians in 1915

Main entry: erase, delete

Definition: wipe out digitally or magnetically recorded information

Usage: Who erased the files form my hard disk?

Main entry: erase, efface, wipe off, score out, rub out

Definition: remove by or as if by rubbing or erasing

Usage: Please erase the formula on the blackboard--it is wrong!

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