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extricate
used in A Prayer for Owen Meany

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Definition
free or remove from constraint or difficulty
  • Professionals were summoned to extricate him from the destroyed Volkswagen; later—long after morning meeting was over—they finally rescued the headmaster by removing the driver's-side door of Dr. Dolder's poor car with a torch.
    p. 400.7

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