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the process of removing something or someone
the process of getting rid of something
the process or action of extracting something
the process of getting rid of something that is not wanted or needed
formal the process of forcing something out of a container or your body
the process of removing things that are not wanted or used
the process of forcing something out of its position or space
the process of officially ending the existence of a group or organization
the process of dispersing something
in competitive cycling, the illegal use of motors on bikes in order to gain advantage over other riders
a building used for meeting or relaxing in by members of a sports club, especially a golf club
be reversed; be as if it had never happened
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