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  • v. Extinguish by crushing; as a cigar.
  • v. Obtain from a substance, as by mechanical action.
  • v. Press from a plastic, as of records.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. obtain from a substance, as by mechanical action
  • v. extinguish by crushing
  • v. press from a plastic


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