There are 2 translations of extract in Spanish:

extract1

vt

/ɪkˈstrækt/
  • 1 [tooth/juice] extraer*; [iron/gold] extraer* to extract sth from sth extraer* algo de algo
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    • The resources required for transformation can only be extracted from the conventional force structure.
    • Strawberry genomic DNA was extracted from achenes removed from W1-stage strawberry fruits as described previously.
    • Women wailed and slapped their faces in grief; men scrambled through broken concrete in an effort to extract the dead - for few held out hope of finding anyone alive.
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    • One of the methods used to extract caffeine from the coffee bean is called water processing.
    • Nevertheless, the most optimal method for extracting nucleic acid must also be determined for each specimen type.
    • Total sugars were extracted using the ethanol method as described above.
  • 2 2.1 (obtain) [information] extraer*, sacar* to extract a confession/promise from sb arrancarle* una confesión/promesa a algn, obtener* una confesión/promesa de algn 2.2 [passage/quotation] extraer*, sacar*
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    • Then with suitable software you can both search for text and select and extract text for insertion into your own document.
    • I extract that text directly out of our new library system, we have a group library system now in our company, with 150 newspapers on the database.
    • The inherent risk is loss/exposure of data if a hacker is able to extract the plain text.
    2.3 [square root] extraer*, sacar*
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    • I was allowed to use the new Friden calculating machine which, shortly before its transformation into a relic, could also extract square roots.
    • You will often find a button on your calculator which extracts roots (perhaps marked y x) near the button which computes the power of a number (marked x y).
    • They question the computers, add and subtract, extract square roots, and then go into action.
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    • Despite promises of police reform, police continue to use torture to intimidate, harass and humiliate women detainees to extract money or information.
    • In my experience, the best way to extract information from an unwilling subject is to put a bullet into one of his thighs.
    • Once you hand over your details, the fraudster either starts extracting small sums of money from you till you have nothing left, or simply drains your bank account and again leaves you with nothing.

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Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.

There are 2 translations of extract in Spanish:

extract2

n

/ˈekstrækt/
  • 1 c (excerpt) fragmento (m), trozo (m)
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    • Sometimes you hear short extracts of music to fill in the gap between the end of one song and the start of the news; sometimes the news tape is started 10 seconds in, after a song or ad overruns.
    • Here is a short extract from the text of Ficino's letter.
    • The first half of the play was pretty poor I thought consisting of not much more than set pieces - extracts from the public record - many of which we'd seen before on the TV.
  • 2 u c (concentrate) extracto (m) beef/yeast extract extracto de carne/levadura
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    • For the best results, a standardised extract of the active ingredient hypericin needs to be taken for six weeks.
    • However, this method lacks both selectivity and sensitivity and measurements of quinones require concentration of the extract and removal of substances that strongly absorb ultraviolet light.
    • Essential oils are concentrated plant extracts, which are generally obtained by steam distillation from flowers, fruit, seeds, stems, leaves, bark or roots of plants.

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Cultural fact of the day

Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.