removal from office

removal from office
index dismissal (discharge)

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

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  • removal from office — Divesting an incumbent of the powers and emoluments of office. An incident of the sovereign power which creates an office, the title to office being held subject to the conditions imposed by the sovereign power in constitution or statute. 43 Am… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • removal from office — Deprivation of office by act of competent superior officer acting within scope of authority. Suspension is the temporary forced removal from the exercise of office; removal is the dismissal from office. See election (recall election); impeachment …   Black's law dictionary

  • removal — re·mov·al n: the act or process of removing: the fact of being removed Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. removal I …   Law dictionary

  • office — of·fice n 1: a special duty, charge, or position conferred by governmental authority and for a public purpose qualified to hold public office; broadly: a special duty or position of authority hold an office of trust 2: a place where business or… …   Law dictionary

  • removal — Goods removed with HM Revenue & Customs permission from approved inland or frontier premises under New Export System ( NES). This will be achieved through use of a CHIEF print or manual C130EX. HM Customs & Revenue Glossary * * * removal… …   Financial and business terms

  • removal — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ complete, total, wholesale ▪ partial ▪ permanent, temporary ▪ effective, successful …   Collocations dictionary

  • removal */*/ — UK [rɪˈmuːv(ə)l] / US [rɪˈmuv(ə)l] noun [countable/uncountable] Word forms removal : singular removal plural removals 1) the process of removing something or someone removal of: He has called for the removal of all foreign troops and bases in… …   English dictionary

  • removal — re|mov|al S3 [rıˈmu:vəl] n [U and C] 1.) when something is taken away from, out of, or off the place where it is →↑remove removal of ▪ the removal of rubbish 2.) when you get rid of something so that it does not exist any longer ▪ stain removal 3 …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • removal — noun 1) the removal of heavy artillery Syn: taking away, moving, carrying away Ant: installation 2) his removal from office Syn: dismissal, ejection, expulsion, ousting …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • removal — re|mov|al [ rı muvl ] noun count or uncount ** 1. ) removal of the process of removing something or someone: He has called for the removal of all foreign troops and bases in Europe. removal of barriers in the way of free trade surgical removal of …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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