Definitions of suppression:
  • noun:   forceful prevention; putting down by power or authority
    Example: "The suppression of heresy"
  • noun:   the act of withholding or withdrawing some book or writing from publication or circulation
    Example: "A suppression of the newspaper"
  • noun:   (botany) the failure to develop of some part or organ of a plant
  • noun:   (psychology) the conscious exclusion of unacceptable thoughts or desires

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