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extinguish

verb abolish, abort, annihilate, annul, assassinate, blot out, bring to an end, butcher, cancel, choke, crush, cut out, deaden, deal destruction, demolish, deracinate, devastate, dismantle, dispel, dispense with, do away with, drown out, efface, end, eradicate, erase, expunge, extinguere, extirpate, finish off, hold down, keep down, kill, kill by suffocation, lay waste to, liquidate, murder, nullify, obliterate, put an end to, put out, put to death, quash, quell, quench, raze, reduce to nothing, repress, restinguere, ruin, shatter, slaughter, slay, smother, squash, squelch, stifle, strangle, subdue, suffocate, suppress, terminate, wipe out
Associated concepts: extinguish a debt, extinguish a legacy, extinguish a right
Foreign phrases: Resoluto jure concedentis resolvitur jus concessum.When the right of the grantor is extinguished the right granted is extinguished. Extincto subjecto, tolliiur adjunctum. When the substance is extinguished, the innident ceases.
See also: abolish, annul, cancel, cease, defeat, destroy, disappear, efface, eradicate, expunge, extirpate, inhibit, kill, obliterate, quash, stifle, strangle, subvert, suppress, void
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The campaign aims to raise awareness on the importance of manual fire extinguishers in fighting small fires and restricting the spread of fire.
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The letters and numbers on a fire extinguisher represent the types of fires that they are best suited to extinguish, along with their effectiveness.
Inspected fire extinguishers were found to be inadequate which seemed to be there purely for 'decoration' and could not function properly.
He advises motorists to be sure they familiarise themselves with the fire extinguisher in their car, which is usually located in the trunk or under one of the car's front seats.
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Summary: The Dubai Civil Defence (DCD) and Tasjeel have together launched a campaign titled "Save Lives with Car Fire Extinguisher" to raise awareness about the importance of keeping fire extinguishers in cars.