extracts, 3rd person singular present; extracted, past participle; extracting, present participle; extracted, past tense;
Remove or take out, esp. by effort or force
the decayed tooth will have to be extracted
Obtain (something such as money or an admission) from someone in the face of initial unwillingness
I won't let you go without trying to extract a promise from you
Obtain (a substance or resource) from something by a special method
lead was extracted from the copper
Select (a passage from a piece of writing, music, or film) for quotation, performance, or reproduction
the table is extracted from the report
Derive (an idea or the evidence for it) from a body of information
the desire to extract meaningful lessons from a few experiments
Calculate (a root of a number)
A short passage taken from a piece of writing, music, or film
an extract from a historical film
A preparation containing the active ingredient of a substance in concentrated form
infusion: a solution obtained by steeping or soaking a substance (usually in water)
remove, usually with some force or effort; also used in an abstract sense; "pull weeds"; "extract a bad tooth"; "take out a splinter"; "extract information from the telegram"
excerpt: a passage selected from a larger work; "he presented excerpts from William James' philosophical writings"
get despite difficulties or obstacles; "I extracted a promise from the Dean for two new positions"
educe: deduce (a principle) or construe (a meaning); "We drew out some interesting linguistic data from the native informant"
distill: extract by the process of distillation; "distill the essence of this compound"
An extract is a substance made by a part of a raw material, often by using a solvent such as ethanol or water. Extracts may be sold as tinctures or in powder form.
Extract is a 2009 American comedy film written and directed by Mike Judge. Extract stars Jason Bateman, Mila Kunis, Kristen Wiig, Dustin Milligan, J.K. Simmons, and Ben Affleck. Judge also makes an uncredited appearance as 'Jim', a union organizer.
(Extraction (album)) Extraction is the eighth studio album by guitarist Greg Howe, released in 2003 on Tone Center Records.
(Extraction (dental)) A dental extraction (also referred to as exodontia) is the removal of a tooth from the mouth. Extractions are performed for a wide variety of reasons, including tooth decay that has destroyed enough tooth structure to prevent restoration. ...
(Extraction (fragrance)) Fragrance extraction refers to the extraction of aromatic compounds from raw materials, using methods such as distillation, solvent extraction, expression, or enfleurage. ...
(Extraction (military)) Extraction, in tactical combat and special operations use, is the process of removing constituents from a targeted site when it is considered imperative that they be immediately relocated out of a hostile environment and taken to a secured area under friendly control. ...
That which is extracted or drawn out; A portion of a book or document, incorporated distinctly in another work; a citation; a quotation; A decoction, solution, or infusion made by drawing out from any substance that which gives it its essential and characteristic virtue; essence; as, extract of ...
(extraction) An act of extracting or the condition of being extracted; A person's origin or ancestry; Something extracted, an extract, as from a plant or an organ of an animal etc; An act of removing someone from a hostile area to a secure location; A removal of a tooth from its socket
(EXTRACTED) The color level of the wine. Wine gets its color from the skins of the grapes during fermentation or maceration (newly made wine is put in contact with skins). Tannins also come from skins, so a wine that is highly extracted will usually be very tannic as well.
(Extracted) It’s hard to avoid this word in any discussion of wines these days. Essentially it means just what it sounds like: a wine that’s concentrated and intense. Even normal people these days like to argue about whether various wines are overly extracted.
(Extracted) [fat or oil] removed from a feed or byproduct by heat and mechanical pressure (mechanically extracted) or by organic solvent (solvent extracted).
(extracting) (n.) The process of locating hypertext links in a document. Each extracted link is added to the URL pool for further processing.
(Extraction) to withdraw by physical or chemical process
(Extraction) The soluble material derived from barley malt and adjuncts. Not necessarily fermentable.
(Extraction) is the act of forcing hot water from the boiler though ground coffee, which in turn “extracts” flavors, oils, colloids, lipids and other elements that turn water into brewed coffee or espresso.
(Extraction) The process of mining and removal of ore from a mine.
(Extraction) The process or act of removing a tooth or tooth parts.
(extraction) The step in the cycle of operation that pulls the round from the chamber.
(Extraction) The process of removing rough diamonds from concentrate.