Quotes containing word "extraction"

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Definitions and meanings of word "extraction"

• Noun: the process of obtaining something from a mixture or compound by chemical or physical or mechanical means

• Noun: properties attributable to your ancestry; example: "he comes from good origins"

• Noun: the act of pulling out (as a tooth); example: "the dentist gave her a local anesthetic prior to the extraction"

Featured authors with quotes containing word "extraction"

Robert Mugabe
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Zimbabwean Statesman, Leader
Thursday 21 February 1924 - Friday 6 September 2019
Rudolf Carnap
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German Philosopher
Monday 18 May 1891 - Monday 14 September 1970
Adam Clarke
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British Theologian, Scholar
1760 - 1832

The land is ours. It's not European and we have taken it, we have given it to the rightful people... Those of white extraction who happen to be in the country and are farming are welcome to do so, but they must do so on the basis of equality.

Robert Mugabe

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Logic is the last scientific ingredient of Philosophy; its extraction leaves behind only a confusion of non-scientific, pseudo problems.

Rudolf Carnap

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Whether the family of the Clarkes were of Norman extraction cannot be easily ascertained.

Adam Clarke

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