In part my motivation was professional: The Daily Beast had asked me to extract the pulpiest bits and file a quick cheat sheet.
They brought my father into the village and lined him up against a wall to extract information about where the Jew was hiding.
And it paves the way for the Fed to begin to extract itself from the massive interventions.
Naturally, doctors try and interpret them to extract the best possible payment from Uncle Sam.
The extract began with his first wife, Lady Idina Sackville, a cousin of the writer Vita Sackville-West.
She was then fed with the same amount of the extract as before.
We extract it from the nineteenth volume of the Critical Review, p. 141.
The extract is an efficient substitute for catechu and kino.
If they can get that they can extract from the history what is most universal and permanent in its interest.
For my part, I should have been delighted to extract the last vestige of flavour from fifty more such mouthfuls.
extract ex·tract (ĭk-strākt')
v. ex·tract·ed, ex·tract·ing, ex·tracts
To draw or pull out, using force or effort.
To obtain from a substance by chemical or mechanical action, as by pressure, distillation, or evaporation.
To remove for separate consideration or publication; excerpt.
To determine or calculate the root of a number.
A concentrated preparation of a drug obtained by removing the active constituents of the drug with suitable solvents, evaporating all or nearly all of the solvent, and adjusting the residual mass or powder to the prescribed standard.
A preparation of the essential constituents of a food or a flavoring; a concentrate.