[ik-strak-tiv] /ɪkˈstræk tɪv/
tending or serving to , or based upon extraction:
coal, oil, copper, and other extractive industries.
capable of being , as from the earth:
of, relating to, or involving extraction:
of or of the nature of an .
tending or serving to extract
of, involving, or capable of extraction
something extracted or capable of being extracted
the part of an extract that is insoluble
extractive ex·trac·tive (ĭk-strāk’tĭv)
[ek-struh-dahy-tuh-buh l, ek-struh-dahy-] /ˈɛk strəˌdaɪ tə bəl, ˌɛk strəˈdaɪ-/ adjective 1. capable of being ; subject to extradition: an extraditable person. 2. capable of incurring extradition: an extraditable offense. /ˈɛkstrəˌdaɪtəbəl/ adjective 1. (of a crime) rendering the offender liable to extradition: an extraditable offence 2. (of a person) subject to extradition
[ik-strey-nee-uh s] /ɪkˈstreɪ ni əs/ adjective 1. introduced or coming from without; not belonging or proper to a thing; external; foreign: extraneous substances in our water. 2. not pertinent; irrelevant: an extraneous remark; extraneous decoration. /ɪkˈstreɪnɪəs/ adjective 1. not essential 2. not pertinent or applicable; irrelevant 3. coming from without; of external origin 4. not […]
[fak-choo-uh l] /ˈfæk tʃu əl/ adjective 1. of or relating to facts; concerning facts: factual accuracy. 2. based on or restricted to facts: a factual report. /ˈfæktʃʊəl/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or characterized by facts 2. of the nature of fact; real; actual adj. 1834, from fact on model of actual. Related: Factually.
[fawl-suh-fahy] /ˈfɔl sə faɪ/ verb (used with object), falsified, falsifying. 1. to make false or incorrect, especially so as to deceive: to falsify income-tax reports. 2. to alter fraudulently. 3. to represent falsely: He falsified the history of his family to conceal his humble origins. 4. to show or prove to be false; disprove: to […]