striking off

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1 The removal of a solicitor's name from the roll of solicitors of the Supreme Court, either at his request or for misconduct.

2 A similar procedure in other professions (e.g. the erasure of a doctor's name from the register of general medical practitioners).

3 The removal of a limited company from the companies register, often because it has failed to file accounts.

Subjects: Law.

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