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English definition of “remove”

remove

verb [T] (TAKE AWAY)    /rɪˈmuːv/
B1 to take something or someone away from somewhere, or off something: The men came to remove the rubbish from the backyard. This detergent will remove even old stains. It got so hot that he removed his tie and jacket. They decided to remove their son from the school.Taking things away from someone or somewhereRemoving and getting rid of thingsRemoving and extracting to make a negative feeling disappear: Hearing your opinion has removed my last doubts/suspicions about her.Forgetting and forgetfulness
(Definition of remove verb (TAKE AWAY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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