Extract

  • 1 extract — [ek strakt′, ikstrakt′; ] for n. [ eks′trakt΄] vt. [ME extracten < L extractus, pp. of extrahere, to draw out < ex , out + trahere, to DRAW] 1. to draw out by effort; pull out [to extract a tooth, to extract a promise from someone] 2. to… …

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  • 2 Extract — Ex tract , n. 1. That which is extracted or drawn out. [1913 Webster] 2. A portion of a book or document, separately transcribed; a citation; a quotation. [1913 Webster] 3. A decoction, solution, or infusion made by dissolving out from any… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 extract — EXTRÁCT, extracte, s.n. 1. (Ieşit din uz) Copie a unui act, scoasă dintr un registru (de stare civilă). 2. Substanţă sau amestec de substanţe chimice preparat prin concentrarea până la un anumit grad a produselor extrase din diferite materii… …

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  • 4 Extract — Ex*tract , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Extracted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Extracting}.] [L. extractus, p. p. of extrahere to extract; ex out + trahere to draw. See {Trace}, and cf. {Estreat}.] 1. To draw out or forth; to pull out; to remove forcibly from a… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 Extract — Données clés Titre québécois Essence Titre original Extract Réalisation Mike Judge Scénario Mike Judge Acteurs principaux Jason Bateman …

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  • 6 extract — vb extort, elicit, *educe, evoke Analogous words: draw, *pull, drag: *demand, require, exact: obtain, procure, gain, win, acquire, *get extract n Extract, excerpt denote a passage transcribed or quoted from a book or document …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 7 Extract — Extract, beinahe gleichbedeutend mit Essenz (s. d.) ist der Auszug irgend eines gewürzhaften oder andern Pflanzenstoffes. Er unterscheidet sich von letzterer nur dadurch, daß diese immer weinig oder geistig ist, während der Extract auch mit… …

    Damen Conversations Lexikon

  • 8 extract — [n] something condensed from whole abstract, citation, clipping, concentrate, cutting, decoction, distillate, distillation, elicitation, essence, excerpt, infusion, juice*, passage, quotation, selection; concepts 270,835 Ant. insertion extract… …

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  • 9 extract — ex·tract / ek ˌstrakt/ n: a certified copy of a document that forms part of or is preserved in a public record Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. extract …

    Law dictionary

  • 10 Extract — (v. lat. Extractum), 1) Auszug; 2) Gemisch verschiedener Körper, welches bei der Behandlung bes. von Pflanzen u. Thierstoffen mit indifferenten, flüchtigen Lösungsmitteln u. durch vollständiges od. theilweises Verdunsten des Lösungsmittels[46]… …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 11 Extract — Extract, lat., Auszug, in der Pharmacie Pflanzensäfte, die durch Abdampfen eingedickt sind …

    Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • 12 extract — ► VERB 1) remove with care or effort. 2) obtain (money, information, etc.) from someone unwilling to give it. 3) obtain (a substance or resource) from something by a special method. 4) select (a passage from a text, film, or piece of music) for… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 13 extract — A supplementary license or certificate issued by a competent authority for part of the quantity authorised by an existing license or certificate. HM Customs & Revenue Glossary * * * ▪ I. extract ex‧tract 1 [ɪkˈstrækt] verb [transitive] 1.… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 14 extract */*/ — I UK [ɪkˈstrækt] / US [ɪkˈstrækt] verb [transitive] Word forms extract : present tense I/you/we/they extract he/she/it extracts present participle extracting past tense extracted past participle extracted 1) formal to remove something from a… …

    English dictionary

  • 15 extract — extracts, extracting, extracted (The verb is pronounced [[t]ɪkstræ̱kt[/t]]. The noun is pronounced [[t]e̱kstrækt[/t]].) 1) VERB To extract a substance means to obtain it from something else, for example by using industrial or chemical processes.… …

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  • 16 extract — 01. My tooth was totally decayed, so my dentist decided to [extract] it. 02. Citric acid which is [extracted] from fruits such as oranges and lemons can be used to make powerful cleaning products. 03. Emily is working on a research project… …

    Grammatical examples in English

  • 17 extract — ex|tract1 [ıkˈstrækt] v [T] [Date: 1400 1500; : Latin; Origin: , past participle of extrahere, from trahere to pull ] 1.) formal to remove an object from somewhere, especially with difficulty ▪ You ll have to have that tooth extracted . extract… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 18 extract — ex|tract1 [ ık strækt ] verb transitive ** 1. ) FORMAL to remove something from a particular place: TAKE OUT: He opened a drawer and extracted a file. a ) to remove a substance from another substance: The pulp was crushed to extract the juice.… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 19 extract — 1 verb (T) 1 to remove an object from somewhere, especially by pulling it: You ll have to have that wisdom tooth extracted. | extract sth from sth: Prue managed to extract the stopper from the bottle. 2 to carefully remove a substance from… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 20 extract — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 passage from a book/piece of music ADJECTIVE ▪ brief, short ▪ long VERB + EXTRACT ▪ read (esp. BrE) ▪ p …

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