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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Re·move v. t. [imp. & p. p. Removed p. pr. & vb. n. Removing.]
 1. To move away from the position occupied; to cause to change place; to displace; as, to remove a building.
    Thou shalt not remove thy neighbor's landmark.   --Deut. xix. 14.
    When we had dined, to prevent the ladies' leaving us, I generally ordered the table to be removed.   --Goldsmith.
 2. To cause to leave a person or thing; to cause to cease to be; to take away; hence, to banish; to destroy; to put an end to; to kill; as, to remove a disease. “King Richard thus removed.”
 3. To dismiss or discharge from office; as, the President removed many postmasters.
 Note:See the Note under Remove, v. i.