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ejectverb [T]

 us   /ɪˈdʒekt/
to force someone to leave a particular place, or to send out something quickly and often with force: It was difficult to eject squatters from the abandoned building.
A player who is ejected during a game is told to leave the playing area by the referee because the player has done something wrong: Very seldom do you see any player get ejected from a playoff game in football and baseball.
(Definition of eject from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







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ejectverb

uk   /iˈdʒekt/  us   /iˈdʒekt/
[T often passive] to force someone to leave a particular place: A number of fans had been ejected from the bar for causing trouble.
[T] US (UK send off) to order a sports player to leave the playing area during a game because they have broken a rule
[I] to leave an aircraft in an emergency using an ejection seat
[I or T] to come out of a machine when a button is pressed, or to make something do this: How do you eject the tape? The coffee machine suddenly ejected a handful of coins.
(Definition of eject from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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