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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of releasing from a snarled or tangled condition.

Usage examples (37)
  • The rest were concerned with flooded basements, stuck elevators, rescue calls, and "extrication" - i.e., getting cats out of trees.
  • 'And her extrication is to be a certainty to me, that this has really happened?'
  • TROTTER: Well, yes, they used heavy-duty extrication equipment.
  • None of them were -- needed extrication upon entering the area. for more
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