Extraction

(Roget's Thesaurus)
-->Forcible egress.
<- N
PARAG:Extraction->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ extraction
extraction
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ extracting
extracting
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ removal
removal
elimination
extrication
eradication
evolution
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ evulsion
evulsion
avulsion
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ wrench
wrench
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ expression
expression
squeezing
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ extirpation
extirpation
extermination
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ ejection
ejection
&c. 297
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ export
export
&c.(egress) 295
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ extractor
extractor
corkscrew
forceps
pliers
PARAG:Extraction->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ extract
extract
draw
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ take out
take out
draw out
pull out
tear out
pluck out
pick out
get out
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ wring from
wring from
wrench
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ extort
extort
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ root up
root up
weed up
grub up
rake up
root out
weed out
grub out
rake out
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ eradicate
eradicate
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ pull up by the roots
pull up by the roots
pluck up by the roots
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ averruncate|
averruncate|
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ unroot
unroot
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ uproot
uproot
pull up
extirpate
dredge
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ remove
remove
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ educe
educe
elicit
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ evolve
evolve
extricate
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ eliminate
eliminate
&c.(eject) 297
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ eviscerate
eviscerate
&c. 297
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ express
express
squeeze out
press out
PARAG:Extraction->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ extracted
extracted
&c.->V.

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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