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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
  • n. The act of extracting or the condition of being extracted.
  • n. Something obtained by extracting; an extract.
  • n. Origin; lineage: of Spanish extraction.
  • Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
  • n. An act of extracting or the condition of being extracted.
  • n. A person's origin or ancestry.
  • n. Something extracted, an extract, as from a plant or an organ of an animal etc.
  • n. An act of removing someone from a hostile area to a secure location.
  • n. A removal of a tooth from its socket.
  • the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
  • n. The act of extracting, or drawing out.
  • n. Derivation from a stock or family; lineage; descent; birth; the stock from which one has descended.
  • n. That which is extracted; extract; essence.
  • The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • n. The act of extracting.
  • n. The operation of drawing anything from a substance, as an essence, tincture, or the like.
  • n. The act of taking out or copying a part, as a passage from a book.
  • n. In arithmetic and algebra, the rule or operation of finding the root of a given number or quantity. See root.
  • n. That which is extracted; extract; essence.
  • n. Descent; lineage; birth; derivation of persons from a stock or family.
  • n. The production of segregated descendants by Mendelian hybrids.
  • WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
  • n. the action of taking out something (especially using effort or force)
  • n. the process of obtaining something from a mixture or compound by chemical or physical or mechanical means
  • n. properties attributable to your ancestry
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    removal    remotion   
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    lineage    descent    birth    extract    essence   
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