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extractor

noun ex·trac·tor \ik-ˈstrak-tər\

Definition of EXTRACTOR

:  one that extracts; especially :  the mechanism in a firearm that dislodges a spent cartridge from the chamber

First Known Use of EXTRACTOR

1597

extractor

noun ex·trac·tor \ik-ˈstrak-tər, ˈek-ˌstrak-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of EXTRACTOR

1
:  an instrument used in extraction (as of a tooth)
2
:  an apparatus for extracting substances by means of solvents

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