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Main Entry: 1re·move
Pronunciation: ri-'müv
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): re·moved; re·mov·ing
Etymology: Middle English remeven, removen, from Anglo-French remuver, removeir, from Latin removEre, from re- + movEre to move
Date: 14th century
transitive verb
1 a : to change the location, position, station, or residence of <remove soldiers to the front> b : to transfer (a legal proceeding) from one court to another
2 : to move by lifting, pushing aside, or taking away or off <remove your hat>
3 : to dismiss from office
4 : to get rid of : ELIMINATE <remove a tumor surgically>
intransitive verb
1 : to change location, station, or residence <removing from the city to the suburbs>
2 : to go away
3 : to be capable of being removed
- re·mov·abil·i·ty /-"mü-v&-'bi-l&-tE/ noun
- re·mov·able also re·move·able /ri-'mü-v&-b&l/ adjective
- re·mov·able·ness /-'mü-v&-b&l-n&s/ noun
- re·mov·ably /-blE/ adverb
- re·mov·er noun

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