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pull

(pdbobrl)
1. to strain a muscle.
2. the injury sustained in a muscle strain.

pull

Pharmacology
verb To remove a drug from the marketplace, usually because of adverse reactions.
 
Sexology verb
A primarily British usage, meaning:
(1) To kiss someone;
(2) To initiate a seduction;
(3) To attract (pull) a sexually desirable person in one’s immediate surroundings.

pull

A colloquial term for a muscle strain.

pull

to remove a sick animal from a pen in a feedlot for treatment. See also daily pull and dead records.

pull rate
a daily percentage of the cattle in a feedlot which are pulled out of the feeding pens and relegated to the hospital yards or sent for emergency slaughter.

Patient discussion about pull

Q. Pulling pain in anus. Dear friends, I am 32. I feel a Pulling pain in anus sometimes while i finish passing stool and some times when i sit for long time. No bleeding so far. Is it a symptoms of piles? If so what can be done to cure it without going to doctor or operation. Please help me. This pain makes me to feel that i am very old.

A. horsechestnut is supposed to help...here is some info about it:
http://nccam.nih.gov/health/horsechestnut/index.htm#uses

but i wouldn't get my hopes high.

Q. What would you do if a friend showed up to your house and pulled out a quarter pound of cocaine? True story: What would you do if a friend showed up to your house and pulled out a quarter pound of cocaine, and a bunch of other narcotics all bagged up individually, and then asked if you wanted the first go at them?

A. First of all, I'd probably go ‘Hey, what do you think you are DOING with all that! And why the hell are you at my house with this load of rubbish?? But then I'd probably calm down a bit, and we'd go round to the police station, just round the corner from my place and hand it in. I have a lot more conscience now than I used to and there is no way I am going to encourage a situation like this!

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Even in times of deep hurt and discouragement Jeremiah did not pull away from his Partner.
This Sacre proves, however, to be fully engaging in its own right, with some masterly choreographic touches in the detailed hand movements, the stationary, vibrating bodies of the groups that surround the Chosen One (with an accordion-pleat effect as they pull away and toward one another), and a final solo--superbly performed here by Agnes Letestu of Paris Opera Ballet--full of dislocated, flung limbs and uneven jumps that seem to be products of internal impulses.
As the three came into the final quarter mile, Ondieki was able to pull away from her younger competitors, despite having run a hard marathon in London only four weeks earlier.
Since there were no full course cautions during the 50 minute race, the top 3 cars were able to pull away from the rest of the field.
You hope to pull away but I don't think any team willl do that this season," added the Italian.
The under-18s faced a tougher task against league leaders Bury and, despite staying in touch with their opponents throughout the first half, a damaging third guarter saw Bury pull away and emerge 89-67 winners.
But it wasn't until some of his teammates started chipping in that the Matadors could pull away from Tulsa in a 77-71 victory Tuesday night in front of 1,423 at the Northridge gym.