• (v. t.) To move away from the position occupied; to cause to
change place; to displace; as, to remove a building.
• (v. t.) To cause to leave a person or thing; to cause to cease
to be; to take away; hence, to banish; to destroy; to put an end to; to
kill; as, to remove a disease.
• (v. t.) To dismiss or discharge from office; as, the President
removed many postmasters.
• (v. i.) To change place in any manner, or to make a change in
place; to move or go from one residence, position, or place to another.
• (n.) The act of removing; a removal.
• (n.) The transfer of one's business, or of one's domestic
belongings, from one location or dwelling house to another; -- in the
United States usually called a move.
• (n.) The state of being removed.
• (n.) That which is removed, as a dish removed from table to make
room for something else.
• (n.) The distance or space through which anything is removed;
interval; distance; stage; hence, a step or degree in any scale of
gradation; specifically, a division in an English public school; as,
the boy went up two removes last year.
• (n.) The act of resetting a horse's shoe.