removal

Definitions

  • the Packing of The Linen and Its Removal to The White Storehouse
    the Packing of The Linen and Its Removal to The White Storehouse
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n removal dismissal from office
    • n removal the act of removing "he had surgery for the removal of a malignancy"
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Additional illustrations & photos:

"REMOVING THE BODY OF THE BULL." "REMOVING THE BODY OF THE BULL."
WILL REMOVE TAR, PITCH, PAINT, OIL OR VARNISH FROM YOUR CLOTHING WILL REMOVE TAR, PITCH, PAINT, OIL OR VARNISH FROM YOUR CLOTHING
Here, This Plaster Has Got to Be Removed 111 Here, This Plaster Has Got to Be Removed 111
THE STOPPING OR REMOVAL OF A 'GRINDER THE STOPPING OR REMOVAL OF A 'GRINDER
REMOVAL OF SOUTHERN INDIANS REMOVAL OF SOUTHERN INDIANS
PASSING WIRE UNDER TO REMOVE PASSING WIRE UNDER TO REMOVE
DeQuoco harpsichord: 16. View of instrument removed from outer case DeQuoco harpsichord: 16. View of instrument removed from outer case

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: A world record 328 pound ovarian cyst was removed from a woman in Galveston, Texas, in 1905
    • n Removal The act of removing, or the state of being removed.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: An acre of trees can remove about 13 tons of dust and gases every year from the surrounding environment
    • n removal The act of removing, in any sense of that word. Synonyms Displacement, dislodgment, transference, withdrawal, dismissal, ejection, elimination, suppression, abatement.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: If it were removed from the body, the small intestine would stretch to a length of 22 feet.
    • n Removal the act of taking away: displacing: change of place: a euphemism for murder
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Quotations

  • William Faulkner
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    “The man who removes a mountain begins by carrying away small stones.”
  • Chinese Proverb
    Chinese Proverb
    “Do not use a hatchet to remove a fly from your friend's forehead.”
  • Hallaj
    Hallaj
    “Oh you who have been removed from God in his solitude by the abyss of time, how can you expect to reach him without dying?”
  • Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
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    “Doubt can only be removed by action.”
  • Jesse Jackson
    Jesse%20Jackson
    “We've removed the ceiling above our dreams. There are no more impossible dreams.”
  • Peter Seller
    Peter Seller
    “There used to be a real me, but I had it surgically removed.”

Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
O. Fr.,—L. removēre, remōtumre-, away, movēre, to move.

Usage

In literature:

The bees readily remove the contents into their own combs; when empty, remove them and put in more until they have a full supply.
"Mysteries of Bee-keeping Explained" by M. Quinby
It might remove the nausea, and give me freer breath.
"The Boy Tar" by Mayne Reid
Remove from the fire and add two egg yolks, beaten with half a cup of cream, stir rapidly, and serve at once.
"The Golden Age Cook Book" by Henrietta Latham Dwight
Remove the saucepan from the fire when the eggs are all in and show signs of thickening.
"Choice Cookery" by Catherine Owen
Soil removed from the front.
"Studies of American Fungi. Mushrooms, Edible, Poisonous, etc." by George Francis Atkinson
Remove bone and take off all the meat.
"Pennsylvania Dutch Cooking" by Unknown
Boil half an hour, removing the scum as it rises.
"New Vegetarian Dishes" by Mrs. Bowdich
Thus were the obstacles removed which presented a barrier to the united wishes of Alonzo and Melissa.
"Alonzo and Melissa" by Daniel Jackson, Jr.
To facilitate the removal of a plaster case the limb should be immersed for a short time in tepid water.
"Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition." by Alexander Miles
When the crust is done, remove the pies from the oven.
"The American Housewife" by Anonymous
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In poetry:

I said, my God, at length,
This evil heart remove,
Deny all other strength,
But give me strength to love.
"I Said, My God, At Length" by Horatius Bonar
Leave me you cannot,
Nor can I remove me
From the sevenfold dark fire
You have lit here since you love me.
"The Dark Fire" by John Freeman
How excellent his love,
Whence all our safety springs!
O never let my soul remove
From underneath his wings.
"Psalm 36" by Isaac Watts
How excellent his love,
Whence all our safety springs !
O never let my soul remove
From underneath his wings.
"Psalm XXXVI: High in the Heav'ns" by Isaac Watts
The culprit smiled with sudden charm,
Then to the Court's dismay,
Quickly removed a wooden arm
And went away.
"The Prisoner" by Robert W Service
'Tis she who will watch the last life-drop depart
From the cheek, where so often her smile has removed
The dark cloud,—then will feel the last throb of the heart,
And weep o'er the corse of the being she loved.
"On Reading An Assertion" by Mary Anne Browne

In news:

In order to remove the cancer, Patterson amputated Seaton's penis.
Police said Gilbert Avalos Jr removed his GPS tracking ankle monitor and his whereabouts are unknown.
Residents of Manitowoc rallied to save iconic Anheuser-Busch murals that were in the process of being removed this week.
Only a day after debuting their video for "Looking Hot," No Doubt has removed the clip from YouTube after fans called it out for insensitively appropriating Native American imagery.
Remove the top rind of the Brie.
The landowner on that corner does not want that tree removed, Winterton said.
A judge in Argentina ordered Facebook to remove an offending profile.
Crews work to remove bees from Orlando neighborhood.
The first month of this school year has been plagues by Mold issues in some South Jersey area schools, and now the costs of removing the mold is hitting some schools hard.
Test results showed the tumor removed from UNC basketball coach Roy Williams' left kidney is not cancerous, the school said Thursday night in a release.
The tumor removed from North Carolina coach Roy Williams' right kidney is benign, the school announced Tuesday.
Senate President Earl Ray Tomblin says he hasn't looked into new research that shows that babies born near Appalachian mountaintop removal sites have higher rates of birth defect s.
A Washington Department of Natural Resources (DNR) crew normally tasked with removing invasive plant species has removed more than 9,000 pounds of marine debris from Willapa Bay beaches in southwest Washington.
Prev Custom Paint Removal Removing Corvette Door Handle Fasteners.
Stacking pans as opposed to nesting them means you can remove one without having to remove them all.
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In science:

It is quite well known that for each pair of second-class constraints there is one degree of freedom which is not physically important and has to be removed from the theory, and for each first-class constraint one degree of freedom is removed.
Ostrogradski approach for the Regge-Teitelboim type cosmology
Removing them can be accomplished by spectroscopic identification of 1991bg-like features or by simply removing all ob jects above a certain ∆ and/or intrinsic peak color.
CfA3: 185 Type Ia Supernova Light Curves from the CfA
We can then remove A and E by an H2 move and then, using an H1 move, remove C .
Homotopy invariants of Gauss words
It is typical to parameterize the position of the synchronous molecule when the field is switched in terms of a phase angle, φ0 . A phase angle of φ0 = 0◦ corresponds to no energy being removed from the packet, whereas a phase angle of φ0 = 90◦ corresponds to the maximum possible energy being removed.
High-energy-resolution molecular beams for cold collision studies
The messages νa→i (resp. ηi→a ) are then the marginal probabilities for σi of a modified measure corresponding to a factor graph where all factor nodes around i except a have been removed (resp. only a has been removed).
On the cavity method for decimated random constraint satisfaction problems and the analysis of belief propagation guided decimation algorithms
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