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pull·out

 (po͝ol′out′)
n.
1. A withdrawal, especially of troops.
2. Change from a dive to level flight. Used of an aircraft.
3. An object designed to be pulled out.
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pull•out

(ˈpʊlˌaʊt)

n.
1. an act or instance of pulling out; removal.
2. a withdrawal, as of troops or funds.
3. a maneuver by which an aircraft levels into horizontal flight after a dive.
4. a section of a newspaper or magazine that can be pulled out.
[1815–25]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pullout - to break off a military action with an enemy
retreat - (military) withdrawal of troops to a more favorable position to escape the enemy's superior forces or after a defeat; "the disorderly retreat of French troops"
armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine - the military forces of a nation; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
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pullout

noun
The moving back of a military force in the face of enemy attack or after a defeat:
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