degree of figurative distance or separation: "just one remove from madness" or "it imitates at many removes a Shakespearean tragedy"
to move by lifting, pushing, taking off, etc.;
- "Remove the dirty dishes from the table"
- "remove a wrapper"
shift the position or location of, as for business, legal, educational, or military purposes
- "remove a case to another court"
- "Remove the troops to the forest surrounding the city"
- "He removed his children to the countryside"