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ex·tin·guish

 (ĭk-stĭng′gwĭsh)
tr.v. ex·tin·guished, ex·tin·guish·ing, ex·tin·guish·es
1. To cause (a fire or light) to stop burning or shining; put out.
2. To put an end to or make extinct; destroy: "Her death extinguished the dream of family that was closest to his heart" (Karen Lystra). See Synonyms at annihilate.
3. Psychology To bring about the extinction of (a conditioned response).

[Latin exstinguere : ex-, intensive pref.; see ex- + stinguere, to quench; see steig- in Indo-European roots.]

ex·tin′guish·a·ble adj.
ex·tin′guish·ment n.
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The apportionment, in the first instance, and the progressive extinguishment afterward, would be alike productive of ill-humor and animosity.
Grant,” cried Richard, who had been directing the extinguishment of the fires and other little necessary duties, and who approached in time to hear the close of the divine’s speech.
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It reported Operating Earnings (a non-GAAP financial measure defined below) of $58.3 million, or $0.45 per diluted share of common stock, for the three months ended September 30, 2018; excluding the realized loss on early extinguishment of debt (described below), Operating Earnings were $60.9 million, or $0.47 per diluted share of common stock for the three months ended September 30, 2018; generated $77.5 million of net interest income during the quarter from the Company's $4.8 billion commercial real estate loan portfolio; and committed $285.0 million to new commercial real estate loans ($87.0 million of which was funded at closing) and funded an additional $96.9 million for loans closed prior to the quarter.
According to the company, the net loss on Q2 2018 was primarily the result of several non-recurring costs related to the Interoute acquisition, including USD13.7m in exit, transaction and integration costs, USD13.8m loss on extinguishment of debt and USD88.6m of expense related to a foreign currency hedge, which was entered into at the time the Interoute acquisition was announced and subsequently settled at closing.
Formerly, debt extinguishment transactions required prominent reporting as separate line items, but this is no longer the case.
Many people were forced to escape in the middle of the night from their homes and had nothing but the clothes they were wearing.In the extinguishment of the fires, the National Guard and the Military Police have been mobilized.
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himself to be nothing, a curl of smoke from some extinguishment,
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The increase of USD 2.1 million is attributable to (1) an increase of USD 2.7 million related to a loss on extinguishment of debt, (2) an increase of USD 0.5 million in interest and financing expenses, (3) a decrease of USD 0.2 million in management fees, and (4) a decrease of USD 0.9 million in incentive fees, net of the waiver.