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Sally looked down at her sleeve and removed a small speck of dirt.
Medical crews removed two people from the collapsed building.
Remove the pan from the heat and leave to cool.
The area has now been removed from the list of dangerous destinations.
The bill is intended to remove obstacles that may discourage investors.
This is the British English definition of remove. View American English definition of remove.
if a horse whinnies, it makes a high sound through its nose and mouth
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