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cull

noun

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  1. something separated from a group or lot for not being as good as the others the unbruised apples will be packed in bags, and the culls will be used for cider Synonyms of cull discard, reject, rejection, second Words Related to cull castaway, throwaway; hand-me-down, white elephant; rubbish, scrap, trash, waste


cull

verb

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  1. to decide to accept (someone or something) from a group of possibilities culled the best short stories from the author's body of writings Synonyms of cull cherry-pick, choose, elect, handpick, name, opt (for), pick, prefer, select, single (out), tag, takeWords Related to cull preselect; appoint, designate, fix, mark, nominate, set, tab, tap; accept, adopt, embrace, espouse; settle (on or upon)Near Antonyms of cull disapprove, negative, repudiate, spurn; discard, jettison, throw away, throw outAntonyms of cull decline, refuse, reject, turn down


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