Translation of "extraction" - English-Spanish dictionary

extraction

noun uk /ɪkˈstræk.ʃən/ us

[ no plural ] the process of removing something, especially by force

extracción
The extraction of minerals has damaged the countryside.

specialized medical the process of removing a tooth

extracción
She had two extractions.
be of French, German, Chinese, etc. extraction

to be from a family that originally came from another country

ser de extracción francesa, alemana, china etc.

(Translation of “extraction” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)