extraction

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(mineral extraction) a surface-active chemical used in flotation process to increase the attraction to a specific mineral activating agent
(pregnancy) extraction by centesis of amniotic fluid from a pregnant woman (after the 15th week of pregnancy) to aid in the diagnosis of fetal abnormalities amnio , amniocentesis
cash extraction debit
(pharmacology) the extraction by boiling of water-soluble drug substances decoction
tooth extraction exodontia
branch of dentistry dealing with extraction of teeth exodontia , exodontics
dentist specializing in the extraction of teeth exodontist
people of Ireland or of Irish extraction Irish , Irish people
loss of sensation in a small area of the body (as when a local anesthetic is injected for a tooth extraction) local anaesthesia , local anesthesia
engineer trained in the extraction and refining and alloying and fabrication of metals metallurgical engineer , metallurgist
filtration of a liquid for extraction or purification percolation
stone extraction pit quarry
extraction of building stone or slate from an open surface quarry quarrying
grape refuse after juice extraction in winemaking rape
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