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dislodge

verb [T] uk   /dɪˈslɒdʒ/ us    /-ˈslɑːdʒ/
to remove something or someone, especially by force, from a fixed position: The earthquake dislodged stones from the walls and the roof. The Red Sox need two wins to dislodge the Yankees from first place.
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