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extricate / desenredar
 
extricate   [ˈekstrɪkeɪt]   -transitive verb
(=disentangle)   desenredar
(=free)
[+victim]   rescatar,   sacar
·to extricate o.noun. from
[+difficulty, situation]   lograr salir de
·he extricated himself from her grip
·logró soltarse de la mano de ella
 
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