flush out

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vt sep
(with water) sink, bottleausspülen, auswaschen; dirtwegspülen, wegschwemmen
thieves, spiesaufstöbern, aufspüren; they flushed them out of their hiding placessie jagten sie aus ihren Verstecken
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Among other problems, the flush out may overwhelm the system with moisture and particulates, leading to excessive mold growth.
The press release said security forces are carrying out search and cordon operation in Charmang Tehsil of Bajur to flush out the terrorists from the area.
It reads: ``Given the extent of forestry cover in Wales, the prescribed exemption for two dogs to flush out foxes will be totally inadequate in all but the very smallest plantations.