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removing, present participle; removes, 3rd person singular present; removed, past tense; removed, past participle;
  1. Take (something) away or off from the position occupied
    • - Customs officials removed documents from the premises
    • - she sat down to remove her make-up
  2. Take off (clothing)
    • - he sat down and quickly removed his shoes and socks
  3. Change one's home or place of residence by moving to (another place)
    • - he removed to Mexico and began afresh
  4. Compel (someone) by law to move to another area
    • - a man is removed to the tribal district of his forbears
  5. Eliminate or get rid of
    • - the iron can be removed by filtration
    • - they removed thousands of needy youngsters from the system
  6. Dismiss from a job or office
    • - he was removed from his teaching position
  7. Be distant from
    • - it is an isolated place, far removed from the London art world
  8. Be very different from
    • - an explanation that is far removed from the truth
  9. Separated by a particular number of steps of descent
    • - his second cousin once removed
  1. A degree of remoteness or separation
    • - at this remove, the whole incident seems insane

  1. degree of figurative distance or separation; "just one remove from madness" or "it imitates at many removes a Shakespearean tragedy";
  2. remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract; "remove a threat"; "remove a wrapper"; "Remove the dirty dishes from the table"; "take the gun from your pocket"; "This machine withdraws heat from the environment"
  3. remove from a position or an office
  4. get rid of: dispose of; "Get rid of these old shoes!"; "The company got rid of all the dead wood"
  5. take out: cause to leave; "The teacher took the children out of the classroom"
  6. shift the position or location of, as for business, legal, educational, or military purposes; "He removed his children to the countryside"; "Remove the troops to the forest surrounding the city"; "remove a case to another court"
  7. remove is a function in C programming language that removes a certain file. It is included in the C standard library header file stdio.h.
  8. (Removed) In kinship terminology, a cousin is a relative with whom one shares a common ancestor (or ancestors). In modern usage, the term is rarely used when referring to a relative in one's own line of descent, or where there is a more specific term to describe the relationship: e.g. ...
  9. (Removal (band)) Removal is a Canadian instrumental rock band based in Vancouver, British Columbia. They have recorded and released six studio albums to date. ...
  10. (The Removed) The Removed is a 2010 psychological thriller film directed by David McElroy and starring Daniel Baldwin, Tuckie White, and singer Alja Jackson.
  11. The act of removing something, especially removing a dish at a meal in order to replace it with the next course; A dish thus replaced, or the replacement; (at some public schools) A division of the school, especially the form prior to last; A step or gradation (as in the phrase "at one remove") ...
  12. (removed) Separated in time, space, or degree; Of a different generation, older or younger
  13. (removal) The process of moving, or the fact of being removed; The relocation of a business etc; The dismissal of someone from office; a funeral ceremony involving prayers and meeting of the family, usually at the home of the deceased, and normally held on the evening prior to burial
  14. (Removed) Distant by degrees in relationship; as, a cousin once removed; means from different generations. The words "once removed" mean that there is a difference of one generation. Twice removed means that there is a two-generation difference. etc.
  15. (REMOVED) In the field of Genealogy, the term "REMOVED" refers to the relationship (cousins) between two people when the count of generations between each of the people and their common ancentor is not the same.
  16. (Removed) Shifted from its place as a chief removed, or lowered. If a, Fesse, Chevron, Bend, etc., is placed higher in the shield than its proper place it is termed Enhanced.
  17. (Removed) The entity has a persistency identity but is scheduled for removal from the data store.
  18. (REMOVES) Generations in a pedigree.  For instance, a horse may have Star Kingdom on its third remove – that means that Star Kingdom is three generations back in the pedigree (if he was sire of the sire of the sire of the subject horse he would also be the ‘great grandsire on the tail male line’).
  19. (Removal) A certificate of removal is a document given to persons who are transferring their membership from one monthly meeting to another.  Their removal testifies that they are members in good standing with the meetings they are leaving.
  20. (Removal) The expulsion of an alien from the United States. This expulsion may be based on grounds of inadmissibility or deportability.
  21. (Removal) The standard fire insurance policy insures against damage done in removing the insured property from the path of the fire or other insured peril (if loss is mitigated).
  22. (Removal) The transfer of a state case to federal court for trial; in civil cases, because the parties are from different states; in criminal and some civil cases, because there is a significant possibility that there could not be a fair trial in state courts.
  23. (Removal) This measures the skill level needed to remove the threat from a given computer. Removal sometimes involves deleting files and modifying registry entries. ...