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Rule "suppress/suppression"

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Description: suppress/suppression
Message: 'Suppress' is a bit like 'incite' in that it is often related to violence. It is also often combined with the adverbs 'savagely' or forcibly'. Indeed, the first definition of suppress in the Oxford online dictionary is 'forcibly put an end to'. You can suppress a revolt or an uprising, but you cannot suppress a bus stop. Alternatives: \1, \1, \1.
Category: Misused terms in EU publications (Gardner) (ID: MISUSED_TERMS_EU_PUBLICATIONS)
Link: https://euenglish.webs.com/
Incorrect sentences
that this rule can detect:
  • … to suppress the fees at the start of 2015.
    Correction suggestion: abolish, cancel, withdraw
  • If the authority suppresses the fees…
    Correction suggestion: abolishes, cancels, withdraws
Correct sentences
for comparison:
  • … to abolish the fees at the start of 2015.
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Check the following text against just this rule:

ID: EUPUB_SUPPRESS_SUPPRESSION [1]
Version: 4.8-SNAPSHOT (2019-12-10 21:33)