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extract

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1extract/ɪkˈstrækt/verb
extractsextractedextracting
1extract
/ɪkˈstrækt/
verb
extractsextractedextracting
Learner's definition of EXTRACT  
[+ object]
: to remove (something) by pulling it out or cutting it out
: to get (information, a response, etc.) from someone who does not want to give it
   b : to get (something, such as information) from something
: to get (a substance) from something by the use of a machine or chemicals
: to choose and take out (parts of a written work) for a separate use

extract yourself

: to remove yourself from a difficult situation

— extractable

/ɪkˈstræktəbəɫ/adjective

— extractor

/ɪkˈstræktɚ/noun,pluralextractors[count]
2extract/ˈɛkˌstrækt/noun
pluralextracts
2extract
/ˈɛkˌstrækt/
noun
pluralextracts
Learner's definition of EXTRACT  
: a substance that you get from something by using a machine or chemicals
[noncount]
[count]
[count] : a short piece of writing that is taken from a longer work (such as a book)
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