[ik-strak-ter] /ɪkˈstræk tər/
a person or thing that .
(in a firearm or cannon) the mechanism that, after firing, pulls an empty or unfired cartridge or shell case out of the chamber and brings it into place for action by the ejector.
a centrifuge for spinning wet laundry so as to remove excess water.
Medicine/Medical, Dentistry. an instrument for drawing out, , or pulling.
a person or thing that extracts
an instrument for pulling something out or removing tight-fitting components
a device for extracting liquid from a solid, esp a centrifugal dryer
short for extractor fan
a fitting in many firearms for removing spent cartridges from the chamber
extractor ex·trac·tor (ĭk-strāk’tər)
An instrument used for drawing or pulling out any natural part or a foreign body.
noun 1. the technology of extracting metal from ore.
[ek-struh-kuh-rik-yuh-ler] /ˌɛk strə kəˈrɪk yə lər/ adjective 1. outside the regular curriculum or program of courses: football, orchestra, and other extracurricular activities. 2. outside one’s regular work, responsibilities, or routine. 3. Informal. outside the conventional bounds of propriety or ethics: Does his wife know he has an extracurricular girlfriend? /ˌɛkstrəkəˈrɪkjʊlə/ adjective 1. taking place outside […]
extracystic ex·tra·cys·tic (ěk’strə-sĭs’tĭk) adj. Outside of, or unrelated to, a cyst or bladder.
noun 1. . noun 1. a dividend paid to stockholders in addition to the regular dividend.