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Verb
To choose or gather
“The list of thirty-eight downgraded or seriously questioned works has been culled from a wide variety of specialist publications.”
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To select animals from a group and then kill them in order to reduce the numbers of the group in a controlled manner
“Calls have been made to cull the geese, who have grown rapidly in population in the last few years on Bedford's Embankment.”
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To get rid of as useless or unwanted
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Select a quotation
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To produce (a list or book) by assembling information collected from other sources
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To collect or gather
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To receive as return for effort
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To remove or extract (something) by grasping and exerting force on it
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Arrange systematically in groups; separate according to type
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Catch hold of and pull quickly
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To pass through a filter
Noun
Something separated from a group or lot for not being as good as the others
“The unbruised apples will be packed in bags, and the culls will be used for cider.”
Noun
(usually "seconds") Goods of inferior quality, especially used or defective
Noun
A range from which to select
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