One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘the extraction of gall bladder stones’
removal, taking out, drawing out, pulling out, extrication, wrenching out, tearing out, uprooting, withdrawal, unsheathing
2‘the extraction of rights has been a constant struggle’
exaction, exacting, wresting, coercion, extortion
3‘the extraction of grape juice’
squeezing, expressing, separation, pressing, obtaining, distillation
4‘a man of Irish extraction’
descent, ancestry, parentage, ancestors, family
lineage, line, line of descent
race, origin, derivation, birth
genealogy, heredity, succession
stock, pedigree, blood, bloodline, strain
roots, origins, forefathers, antecedents
rare filiation, stirps
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