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ex·tin·guish / ikˈstinggwish/ • v. [tr.] cause (a fire or light) to cease to burn or shine: firemen were soaking everything to extinguish the blaze. ∎  (often be extinguished) put an end to; annihilate: hope is extinguished little by little. ∎  (often be extinguished) cancel (a debt) by full payment: the debt was absolutely extinguished. DERIVATIVES: ex·tin·guish·a·ble adj. ex·tin·guish·ment n. ( Law ).

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