Synonyms for extraction

Synonyms for (noun) extraction

Synonyms: extraction

Definition: the action of taking out something (especially using effort or force)

Usage: the dentist gave her a local anesthetic prior to the extraction

Similar words: remotion, removal

Definition: the act of removing

Usage: he had surgery for the removal of a malignancy


Synonyms: extraction, origin, descent

Definition: properties attributable to your ancestry

Usage: he comes from good origins

Similar words: filiation, lineage, derivation, ancestry

Definition: inherited properties shared with others of your bloodline


Synonyms: extraction

Definition: the process of obtaining something from a mixture or compound by chemical or physical or mechanical means

Similar words: natural action, natural process, action, activity

Definition: a process existing in or produced by nature (rather than by the intent of human beings)

Usage: the action of natural forces; volcanic activity