Definition of 'extraction'
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But that had been back in the days of steam-powered saws, traction engines, man-built roads and primitive extraction aids. HIGH STAND (2002)`This will revolutionize our extraction of coal and other minerals," Holden said. ANTI-ICE (2002)Would you describe Wesley as looking --- in any way --- like a person of Arabic extraction ? BEHINDLINGS (2002)
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