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English definition of “out of”

out of

preposition (ORIGIN)   
used to describe where something came from or began: She dresses like a character out of a 19th-century novel. I paid for the computer out of (= using some of) my savings.From, out and outside
(Definition of out of preposition (ORIGIN) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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