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English definition of “cull”

cull

verb [T]    /kʌl/
to collect parts or pieces of something to use for another purpose: She went to strange lands to cull recipes for her book. If you cull animals or plants, you kill or remove them: to cull growing herds before they run out of food culling dead timber
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