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extraction

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the line of ancestors from whom a person is descended
  • a family of Italian extraction

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The first known use of extraction was in the 15th century

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“Extraction.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/extraction. Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

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