Extirpate

Definition of Extirpate

Ex´tir`pate
v. t.1.To pluck up by the stem or root; to root out; to eradicate, literally or figuratively; to destroy wholly; as, to extirpate weeds; to extirpate a tumor; to extirpate a sect; to extirpate error or heresy.
[imp. & p. p. Extirpated; p. pr. & vb. n. Extirpating.]

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