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State the meaning of the word eradicate as it is used in the following sentence. Then, identify the context clue that you used to understand the meaning: definition clue, synonym, example clue, contrast clue, or inference clue.

Researchers continue their efforts to eradicate childhood diseases , but some illnesses cannot be completely eliminated.

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  1. eradicate = get rid of = eliminated = inference clue

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