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ἐξαλείψω, ἐξήλειψα -, -, ἐξηλείφθην
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to wipe away, blot out, cancel
pr. to anoint or smear over; hence, to wipe off or away, Rev. 7:17; 21:4; to blot out, obliterate, Col. 2:14; Rev. 3:5; met. to wipe out guilt, Acts 3:19*

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Acts 3:19 Repent therefore, and turn again, for the blotting (exaleiphthēnai | ἐξαλειφθῆναι | aor pass inf ) out of your sins,
Colossians 2:14 having canceled (exaleipsas | ἐξαλείψας | aor act ptcp nom sg masc) the against us, certificate of debt with its legal demands against us, which was hostile to us. He has taken it away by nailing it to the cross.
Revelation 3:5 The one who conquers will, in this way, be dressed in white clothing, and I (exaleipsō | ἐξαλείψω | aor act subj 1 sg) will (exaleipsō | ἐξαλείψω | aor act subj 1 sg) never erase (exaleipsō | ἐξαλείψω | aor act subj 1 sg) his name from the Book of Life, but will acknowledge his name before my Father and before his angels.
Revelation 7:17 for the Lamb at the center of the throne will shepherd them and guide them to springs of living water, and God will wipe away (exaleipsei | ἐξαλείψει | fut act ind 3 sg) every tear from their eyes.”
Revelation 21:4 He will wipe away (exaleipsei | ἐξαλείψει | fut act ind 3 sg) every tear from their eyes. Death will be no more, mourning and crying and pain will be no more, for the former things have passed away.”