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phrasal verb [transitive]
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theyweed out
he/she/itweeds out
present participleweeding out
past tenseweeded out
past participleweeded out
  1. to remove a person or thing that is not suitable or good enough, especially from a group or collection
    We need a process that weeds out corrupt police officers.
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See also main entry: weed


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the buying and selling of human organs

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