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removal

As used in the UK, removal refers to the constellation of transitioning activities from one physical location to another.
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With regard to the expense of this removal, he would say, at a rough calculation, that two or three silver tea or coffee-pots, with something additional for drink (such as a muffineer, or toast- rack), would more than cover it.
After what had passed to wound and alienate the two families, the continuance of the Bertrams and Grants in such close neighbourhood would have been most distressing; but the absence of the latter, for some months purposely lengthened, ended very fortunately in the necessity, or at least the practicability, of a permanent removal.
With quickness in understanding the tempers of those she had to deal with, and no natural timidity to restrain any consequent wishes, she was soon welcome and useful to all; and after Fanny's removal succeeded so naturally to her influence over the hourly comfort of her aunt, as gradually to become, perhaps, the most beloved of the two.
Indeed her invalidism at last helped to turn the scales in Browning's favor, for the physicians had declared that Miss Barrett's life depended on removal to a warmer climate, but to this her father, a well-intentioned but strangely selfish man, absolutely refused to consent.
Browning's father thenceforth treated her as one dead, but the removal from her morbid surroundings largely restored her health for the remaining fifteen years of her life.
The necessary operations for the descent, and the subsequent removal of the cranes and scaffolding that inclined over the mouth of the Columbiad, required a certain period of time.
A huge household removals van was halted at a public-house.
A household removals van, in charge of four men, had halted at the gate.
But your firm,"--the woman was wailing to the furniture removals men--"your firm promised me everything should be in yesterday.
In this study, the magnetic Fe3O4 nanoparticles were synthesized by the co-precipitation method and the effects of Fe3O4 nanoparticles on the removal of dye, chemical oxygen demand and chromium were investigated.
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1 ea of removal of fire hyrant; 3 ea of removal of delineator; 81.