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Sigma KEE - Removing
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removing
The Class of Processes where something is taken away from a location. Note that the thing removed and the location are specified with the CaseRoles patient and origin, respectively.
Relationships      
Parents transfer Any instance of Translocation where the agent and the patient are not the same thing.
Children abortingRemoving a human fetus from a Pregnant woman in such a way that the fetus cannot survive.
 biopsyAny DiagnosticProcess which involves the examination of BodySubstances taken from a living Organism.
 birthThe Process of being born.
 bleeding airThe process of removing fluid under pressure to locate and remove pockets of Air. This is done typically in hydraulic applications since air is compressible, and therefore undesirable in a hydraulic line.
 circumisionRemoving the foreskin of the penis. This is usually performed on infants, but is occasionally performed on adolescents and adults, either for medical reasons, or after religious conversion. It is often conducted as a religious rite, since it is prescribed by both the Jewish and Muslim religions, although it is prevalent also as a social norm in different nations.
 deforestation
 dredging
 dryingThe Class of Processes where a Liquid is removed from an Object.
 erosionErosion is a wearing process on LandForms by wind, running water, ice, heat, and other processes, in which rock and soil material are removed from one area and deposited elsewhere.
 exfiltrationThe removal of personnel or units from areas under enemy control by stealth, deception, surprise, or clandestine means.
 hair removalRemoving (some or all) the Hair from the body of an Animal. Note that this covers shaving hair, cutting hair, pulling hair out by the roots, etc.
 harvestingGathering the plant results of Agriculture.
 peelingRemoving the Skin (or part of the Skin) from an Organism. Note that this class covers a large range of cases, including peeling an orange, pelting an Animal, etc.
 sanitationSanitation is the class of processes by which human waste and garbage are disposed of.
 sweepingRemoving small particles from the floor by means of a Broom.
 uncoveringThe Class of Removing processes where the agent uncovers the patient, either completely or only partially.
 washingRemoving small particles from something by means of a Detergent and Water.


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