Definition of Extracting:
- "The Government of England (Vol. I)", A. Lawrence Lowell.
- "The Lesser Bourgeoisie", Honore de Balzac.
I told them it was a kind of stone from which gold was obtained; but that it must be taken to some place where there was plenty of coal or wood, before the gold could be melted out of it, and then intrusted to white men who understood the art of extracting the precious metal from the rocks.- "The Boy Slaves", Mayne Reid.