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remove (n.) 1550s, "act of removing," from remove (v.). Sense of [...]


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remove (n.)

1550s, "act of removing," from remove (v.). Sense of "distance or space by which any thing is removed from another" is attested from 1620s.

remove (v.)

early 14c., "move, take away, dismiss," from Old French removoir "move, stir; leave, depart; take away,"

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