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Extract (IPA: /ˈɛkˌstɹækt/, /ɪkˈstɹækt/)


Extract (v. t.)

To draw out or forth; to pull out; to remove forcibly from a fixed position, as by traction or suction, etc.; as, to extract a tooth from its socket, a stump from the earth, a splinter from the finger.

Extract (v. t.)

To withdraw by expression, distillation, or other mechanical or chemical process; as, to extract an essence. Cf. Abstract, v. t., 6.

Extract (v. t.)

To take by selection; to choose out; to cite or quote, as a passage from a book.

Extract (n.)

That which is extracted or drawn out.

Extract (n.)

A portion of a book or document, separately transcribed; a citation; a quotation.

Extract (n.)

A decoction, solution, or infusion made by drawing out from any substance that which gives it its essential and characteristic virtue; essence; as, extract of beef; extract of dandelion; also, any substance so extracted, and characteristic of that from which it is obtained; as, quinine is the most important extract of Peruvian bark.

Extract (n.)

A solid preparation obtained by evaporating a solution of a drug, etc., or the fresh juice of a plant; -- distinguished from an abstract. See Abstract, n., 4.

Extract (n.)

A peculiar principle once erroneously supposed to form the basis of all vegetable extracts; -- called also the extractive principle.

Extract (n.)

Extraction; descent.

Extract (n.)

A draught or copy of writing; certified copy of the proceedings in an action and the judgement therein, with an order for execution.

Extract

Substance made by extracting a part of a raw material

Extract

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Extract Synonyms

Excerpt, Excerption, Selection

Extract Synonyms

Infusion

Extract Synonyms

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Extract Synonyms

Distill, Distil

Extract Synonyms

Educe, Draw Out, Evoke, Elicit

Extract Synonyms

Excerpt, Take Out

Extract Synonyms

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Extract Synonyms

Express, Press Out

Extract Synonyms

Pull Out, Pull, Pull Up, Draw Out, Take Out

Extract Synonyms

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EXTRACT (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Extraction

Extract Rhymes

Act, Backed, Blacked, Bracht, Cracked, Fact, Hacked, Jacked, Kracht, Lacked, Packed, Pact, Pracht, Racked, Sacked, Schacht, Slacked, Smacked, Stacked, Tacked, Tact, Tracht, Tracked, Tract, Whacked, Wracked

Abstract, Attacked, Attract, Compact, Contract, Detract, Diffract, Distract, Enact, Exact, Extract, Impact, Intact, Medfact, Protract, React, Redact, Repacked, Retract, Subtract, Transact, Unpacked, Extract

Inexact, Interact, Reenact

Counterattacked, Overreact

Spanish Translation

Extract in Spanish is Extraer

Tagalog Translation

Extract in Tagalog is Alisin


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