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Main Entry: 1ex·tract
Pronunciation: ik-strakt, usually in sense 4 ek-strakt
Function: verb 1: to remove by pulling <extract a tooth> 2: to get out by pressing, distilling, or by a chemical process <extract juice from apples> 3: to calculate a mathematical root 4: to choose and take out for separate use <extract a few lines from a poem> - ex·tract·able /ik-strak-t-bl, ek-/ adjective - ex·trac·tor /-tr/ noun