remover

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 remover someone who works for a company that moves furniture
    • n remover a solvent that removes a substance (usually from a surface) "paint remover","rust remover","hair remover"
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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 Remover One who removes; as, a remover of landmarks.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: When Kleenex was first introduced to the market in 1924, it was marketed as a make up or cold cream remover
    • n remover One who or that which removes: as, a remover of landmarks.
    • n remover An agitator.
    • n remover In law, the removal of a suit from one court to another.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: In 1924, Kleenex tissues were originally designed as a cold cream remover
    • Remover one who removes:
    • Remover (Bacon) an agitator
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Quotations

  • Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
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    “Doubt can only be removed by action.”
  • Jesse Jackson
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    “We've removed the ceiling above our dreams. There are no more impossible dreams.”
  • Chauncey Depew
    Chauncey Depew
    “The enjoyment of life would be instantly gone if you removed the possibility of doing something.”
  • Abraham Lincoln
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    “Better to remain silent and be thought a fool, than to speak and remove all doubt.”
  • Mark Twain
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    “It is better to keep your mouth closed and let people think you are a fool than to open it and remove all doubt.”
  • Source Unknown
    Source Unknown
    “It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak up and remove all doubt.”

Etymology

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

Usage

In literature:

A whisk broom hung near the stove is useful in removing crumbs, dust, etc., and keeping it tidy.
"The Complete Home" by Various
They had two daughters, but they had both married and removed a long distance from their early home.
"The Path of Duty, and Other Stories" by H. S. Caswell
All flowers were removed up to July 10th and then left alone.
"Trees, Fruits and Flowers of Minnesota, 1916" by Various
Wipe the figs and remove the stems, remove the scales and stones from the dates.
"Good Things to Eat as Suggested by Rufus" by Rufus Estes
As soon as dry, they are removed in the form of scurf, and replaced by new ones from the cutis vera.
"The People's Common Sense Medical Adviser in Plain English" by R. V. Pierce
I was fully impressed with the necessity of removal, but I knew not whither to go, or what kind of subsistence to seek.
"Arthur Mervyn" by Charles Brockden Brown
Squeeze the juice out of a lemon, remove the seeds, and chop the pulp fine with a bunch of parsley.
"How to Cook Fish" by Olive Green
We are but a few years removed from its curse.
"The Victim" by Thomas Dixon
Owing to the limited space between the floor and the roof it was necessary to remove the excavated earth to the outside.
"Archeological Investigations" by Gerard Fowke
Should this occur, the skin must be removed carefully and the procedure outlined above followed.
"The Science of Fingerprints" by Federal Bureau of Investigation
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In poetry:

Death is still working like a mole,
And digs my grave at each remove;
Let grace work too, and on my soul
Drop from above.
"Grace" by George Herbert
But if my life be spared awhile,
Before my last remove,
Thy praise shall be my business still,
And I'll declare thy love.
"Psalm 39 part 3" by Isaac Watts
Live, till all thy life I know,
Perfect through my Lord below,
Gladly then from earth remove,
Gathered to the fold above.
"Hymn XIII: Happy Soul that Free from Harms" by Charles Wesley
'Before I'd have him not remove,
Now would not have him near;
With sacrifice I called on Love,
And the apparition's Fear.'
"A Girl's Sin - In Her Eyes" by Francis Thompson
Nor death nor hell shall e'er remove
His favorites from his breast;
In the dear bosom of his love
They must for ever rest.
"Hymn 138" by Isaac Watts
The Lord beheld me sore distressed,
He bid my pains remove
Return, my soul, to God thy rest,
For thou hast known his love.
"Psalm 116 part 1" by Isaac Watts

In news:

Removes reference to fund managers in bank report in 14th paragraph.
The nation's four biggest makers of microwave popcorn have removed a flavoring chemical that has been linked to a lung ailment in popcorn plant workers from nearly all their products.
Remove all pressure from the air system before you disconnect any component, and park the vehicle on a level surface.
The Model 5000 electronic air cleaner offers homeowners whole-air cleaning particulate removal down to 0.3 microns.
Filter is easily removed with two bolts for fast and easy maintenance.
If you have changed an air filter on a KTM, you will know how much easier the process of removing and installing your foam is.
Buttons on the right bottom side of the app allow easy removal or addition of filters for airports, airways , waypoints, navaids, airspace and terrain.
Police remove child's hand from bowling ball machine.
Salazar Announces Recovery of Gray Wolves in the Western Great Lakes, Removal from Threatened and Endangered Species List.
My kids love their Wii and I would hate to think how they would react if I threatened to remove it from our home.
Economist Advocates Removing Risk Taking from the Banking Industry .
After you remove the chicken, warm a small bowl of Korean barbecue sauce (like CJ Bibigo Korean BBQ Marinade and Cooking Sauce, which has ginger and roasted sesame seeds) for 45 seconds.
We lightly seared the breasts in a skillet, removed them from the pan, and then made the simple barbecue sauce right in the same pan.
Volunteers remove barbed wire from wild horse area.
They say her breathing tube may be removed in the coming days.
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In science:

With simulations of the 21 cm interferometric measurements, we investigated the effect of instrumental response on the foreground removal strategy, and further developed a trend removal technique in Fourier space.
Subtracting Foregrounds from Interferometric Measurements of the Redshifted 21 cm Emission
In this work we demonstrated that a simple correction applied to the stellar velocity dispersions removes the offset between disk-dominated galaxies and spheroids seen in the BFJ relation, i.e., to first order, it removes its dependence on the internal structure of the galaxy.
The GALEX Arecibo SDSS Survey. IV. Baryonic Mass-Velocity-Size Relations of Massive Galaxies
This is because the “magic” B -field removes Zeeman effects to second-order, while the linearly polarized trap only removes Zeeman decoherence to first order in the B -field.
Possibility of "magic" trapping of three-level system for Rydberg blockade implementation
IRAF tool FXCOR to determine the accuracy of the velocities and remove any outliers (i.e., those stellar spectra that yield unreasonable cross-correlation results due to template mismatch or some defect, such as a poorly-removed cosmic ray, bad CCD column, or other unknown culprit).
Kinematics and Chemistry of Stars Along the Sagittarius Trailing Tidal Tail and Constraints on the Milky Way Mass Distribution
On the other hand if we remove the second corner box, this corresponds to removing a box from µ and the next contributing triple is again ((d + e − 1)d ; (d + e + c)d+e−1 , d + e − 1; (2d + e)d+e−1 , (d + e − 1)c+1 ).
Resolutions of defining ideals of orbit closures for quivers of type $A_3$
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