Definition of Extracting

1. Verb. (present participle of extract) ¹

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Definition of Extracting

1. extract [v] - See also: extract

Lexicographical Neighbors of Extracting

extracranial ganglia
extracranial pneumatocele
extracranial pneumocele
extract the Michael
extract the urine
extracted the urine
extracting (current term)
extracting forceps
extracting the urine
extraction and processing industry
extraction coefficient
extraction ratio
extractive principle
extractor hood

Literary usage of Extracting

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Report of the Annual Meeting (1865)
"On a New Method of extracting Gold from Auriferous Ores. By F. CRACE-CALVERT, FHS, FCS At the present time, when the auriferous ores of Great Britain are ..."

2. The Ecclesiastical Law by Richard Burn, Robert Phillimore (1842)
"sd ["Entering and collating same .. .. 2 15 6 Brought forward 11 6 6 Limited administration under seal and stamp .. .. 1 8 2 o Clerks .050 extracting ..."

3. The Mining Magazine (1857)
"NEW MACHINERY FOB extracting GOLD. \Vithin the last few weeks, however, we have examined models of some three or four machines, designed for reducing quartz ..."

4. A Dictionary of Applied Chemistry by Thomas Edward Thorpe (1921)
"... as by extracting the chlorine with stannic chloride as proposed by Goldschmidt. Starting with a gas supply of" 97 to 98 pc contains 55-&Í pc chlorine, ..."

5. The Psychology of Number and Its Applications to Methods of Teaching Arithmetic by James Alexander McLellan, John Dewey (1895)
"We shall conclude this chapter with the remark that the fourth root of a number is to be found by extracting the square root of its square root, ..."

6. An Account of the Arctic Regions: With a History and Description of the by William Scoresby (1820)
"METHOD OF extracting OIL AND PREPARING WHALEBONE, WITH A DESCRIPTION OF THESE ... I. Description of the Premises and Apparatus used in extracting Oil out of ..."

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