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expel (someone or something) from (something)

1. To send or force someone from a place or area. The librarian promptly expelled those chatty girls from the building. If you keep getting into fights with your classmates, you might just get expelled from school.
2. To spew something out of something. The factory expelled smoke from its smokestacks.
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expel someone from something

to force someone to leave something or some place; to eject someone from something or some place. The two men expelled the fighters from the tavern. Ken was expelled from school for disciplinary reasons
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expel something from something

to force or eject something out of something. The machine expelled cup after cup from its opening. The volcano expelled huge globs of molten lava.
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squeeze something out of something

 and squeeze something out
to press something until something is expelled from something. Claire squeezed some toothpaste out of the tube. She squeezed out some toothpaste.
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Instead of ejecting the gas equally in all directions, the star expels the material asymmetrically, just as the sun does during localized storms.
The lack of response was odd, given that in the world of diplomacy it is automatic that when one country expels a diplomat, the other country expels a diplomat of equal rank.
Iran responded with a loud threat to expel a Bahraini diplomat--but a month has now passed and Iran has done nothing to carry out its threat.
TX Cam is known to shed the equivalent of one-third of Earth's mass each year, far more than the sun expels.
Models suggest that each gram of gas that a comet expels takes with it about 2 grams of dust.
Well before water ice becomes warm enough to vaporize, it changes its structure to a more ordered, crystalline form that expels such trapped molecules.