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extract (verb)
To extract means to remove or to take something out of another thing.
  • You can extract juice from fruits such as lemons and oranges.
extract (noun)
An extract from a book or piece of writing is a small part of it that is printed or published separately.*
  • You can read an extract from the book on the Internet, but you must pay if you want to read the whole book.
noun verb adjective
  • extract
  • extracts
  • extraction
  • extractions
  • extract
  • extracts
  • extracted
  • extracting
  • extracted
  • extractable


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