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Eradicate

To completely do away with something, eliminate it, end its existence.
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Since it began, Spartan Mosquito Eradicators has infiltrated the market, including those hit by hurricanes, where the breeding ground is ripe for mosquitoes, keeping with the company's simple mission of making the world a better place.
So, if you have some dodgy pics from that holiday in Ibiza 10 years ago or there are tipsy tweets lurking in your timeline, a "professional eradicator" could be the answer.
This was a great boost for the busy polio eradicators as the interventions proposed never suffered setback as polio being the main agenda in the health with strong backing up of the stakeholders' advocacy.
According to the 2012 International Narcotics Control Strategy Report, manual eradication in Colombia fell to 45,000 hectares in 2010 and was just over 34,000 hectares in 2011 not reaching the targets set due to "security concerns, budget issues, and the dispersion of coca to smaller fields." The report notes that nine manual eradicators were killed in 2011 (and 32 injured) due to attacks from traffickers and other illegally armed groups.
The book's introduction and first chapter alone would provide a fine primer to begin the exploration of "what makes a population get healthier?" After this concise and clear context of eradication and its pursuit (eradicationism), the text then focuses specifically on eradication efforts and some key disease eradicators. Particular emphasis is given to a major 20th century public health leader and proponent of disease eradication, Fred Lowe Soper, and his role with the Rockefeller Foundation, his successful efforts in Brazil and other countries, and his global influence as director of the Pan American Health Organization.
Ouyahia is believed to be close to the military and a member of the so-called "eradicators" faction which advocates the toughest line against Islamism.
It would be a hollow victory, indeed, for beetle eradicators to declare a win, pack up their equipment and dollars, and head elsewhere, only to find that undetected or untreated areas have permitted the pests to survive and thrive in the years ahead.
The waving farmers, Mahmoud and Hassan, haven't bribed the cannabis eradicators, a method that is rumored to be the only way to stave off eradication.
In answering this question, Usher (with Langmuir right behind him) launched a recommendation that took an unexpected turn: eradicators must be ready to apply constraint and possibly coercion, especially against "groups that [responded] poorly to vaccination campaigns and experienced high attack rates (p.40) (3)".
Well, high school came and went and I was no closer to understanding ink eradicators. In fact, the classes were uniquely uninspiring.
This "forced" eradication remains controversial, however, and well-organized coca growers unions have blocked roads, harassed police eradicators, and occasionally used violence to protest the policy.
Washington knows that the Algerian regime, well proven as "eradicators" in Algeria's "Dirty War" of the 1990s, will fight Islamism and that it has the resolve and military wherewithal to do so.