extraction

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(eks-trak′shŏn )

[L. extractio, a drawing out]

1. Surgical removal, as of a tooth.
2. The removal of the active portion of a drug from its vehicle.

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(eks-trak′shŏn )

[L. extractio, a drawing out]

1. Surgical removal, as of a tooth.
2. The removal of the active portion of a drug from its vehicle.

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