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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of pulling or holding or drawing a part back; A disavowal or taking back of a previous assertion.

Usage examples (37)
  • retraction of the foreskin
  • Unfortunately, no will will demand a retraction from the DNC lies.
  • I have no comment on whether that retraction is adequate or sincere.
  • Even worse, most people don't believe the Newsweek retraction is genuine. for more
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