noun. a mechanism in a firearm that pulls an empty shell case out of the chamber and passes it to the ejector.
- cartridge remover
- cartridge extractor
noun. an instrument for extracting tight-fitting components.
noun. an apparatus that uses centrifugal force to separate particles from a suspension.
Sentences with extractor
1. Noun, singular or mass
A screw extractor will enter the hole around the screw in order to properly remove it.