taking apart

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Noun1.taking apart - the removal of limbs; being cut to pieces
torturing, torture - the deliberate, systematic, or wanton infliction of physical or mental suffering by one or more persons in an attempt to force another person to yield information or to make a confession or for any other reason; "it required unnatural torturing to extract a confession"
mutilation - an injury that causes disfigurement or that deprives you of a limb or other important body part
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Petrolhead' Elizabeth Jenkins, 19, spends her days taking apart cars, lorries and trucks as she learns her trade.
Accessing the wireless charging pad required taking apart the hole iPhone 8.
The job of taking apart an old and rickety ship is a hazardous job.
Saracens were very dominant in taking apart Oyonnax, a lot of their English players to the fore.
RESPECT to Gary Neville for putting his reputation on the line in the real world of football as a coach - as opposed to taking apart the reputation of others with his bum warming a TV couch.
An even taller crane arrived last week and has been taking apart its smaller sibling.