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Obliteration

A destruction; an eradication of written words.

Obliteration is a method of revoking a Will or a clause therein. Lines drawn through the signatures of witnesses to a will constitute an obliteration of the will even if the names are still decipherable.

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He said: "One of the things that we've seen over the last several years is a bunch of talk using words like 'obliterate'.
For a teacher who is susceptible to that controlling impulse, the inadequacies or inconsistencies in student writing have the power to obliterate a safe, orderly, utterly controlled world.
Explosives have successfully been used by qualified blasters to partially or totally obliterate large animal carcasses (horses, mules, moose, etc.).
''Pakistan has number of bombs today, which could obliterate major Indian cities three times over...we can destroy Bombay and New Delhi in five minutes,'' the Daily Nawa-e-Waqt quoted Khan as telling a group in Karachi.
If a taxpayer strikes out or obliterates the jurat, the law is clear that Form 1040, even if otherwise complete, accurate and signed, does not constitute a valid return.
Mexico's Marco Antonio Barrera needed just three explosive minutes to obliterate Liverpool's Paul Lloyd and retain his WBO world super bantamweight crown.
Traffickers usually obliterate serial numbers to disguise or sever any connection of firearms to their source.
He denounces Hussein's "reckless" attempt to "obliterate" Kuwait as engendering an anger among some Palestinians equal or more intense that they felt in 1967 or 1982.
A citizen has trouble keeping track Of why we may obliterate Iraq.
If you also want to stop the crushing of young lives by HGVs support the See Me Save Me campaign which was formed to obliterate blind spots on HGVs by the use of sensors and cameras.
He is a psycho messianic Shi'ite who wants to obliterate Israel, but Iran is obligated by the 148 Genocide Convention.]]>
"And many of the students traded in the real black and white, the one that reflects Palestinian identity, and are wearing these scarves as a replacement of the symbol of our resistance."Concerns over the color do not apply to the long-standing plain red and white that is worn predominantly in Jordan and is also the common dress of the Palestinian leftist parties.Maha Saca of the Palestinian Heritage Center in Bethlehem says the Israelis are flooding West Bank markets in an attempt to obliterate Palestinian identity.Ramallah school student Sandra Abbasi told PNN, "We reject these colored kaffiyas because they do not reflect the Palestinian identity and are foreign to us.