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extricate

verb [T] uk   /ˈek.strɪ.keɪt/ formal us  
to remove something or set something free with difficulty: It took hours to extricate the car from the sand. I tried to extricate myself from the situation.
extrication
noun [U] uk   /ˌek.strɪˈkeɪ.ʃən/ us  
Translations of “extricate”
in Spanish librar, desenredar…
in French tirer (de)…
in German befreien…
in Chinese (Traditional) 使擺脫,使脫離, 解救…
in Chinese (Simplified) 使摆脱,使脱离, 解救…
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