Extraction definitions

ĭk-străk'shən
The act of extracting or the condition of being extracted.
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The act or process of extracting; specif., the extracting of a tooth by a dentist.
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Something obtained by extracting; an extract.
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Origin; lineage.

Of Spanish extraction.

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Origin; lineage; descent.

Of Navajo extraction.

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A thing extracted; extract.
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An act of extracting or the condition of being extracted.
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A person's origin or ancestry.
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Something extracted, an extract, as from a plant or an organ of an animal etc.
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(military) An act of removing someone from a hostile area to a secure location.
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(dentistry) A removal of a tooth from its socket.
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Origin of extraction

From Old French estraction, from Medieval Latin extractio