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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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Now however Cadw, the Welsh historic buildings agency, has opposed demolition, saying a convincing argument to pull down the listed building has not been presented.
Local MP David Rendel, who helped pull down the fence, said: "This is a historic day.
To lock up a screen saver in Windows 95, first pull down the Start menu and select Settings.
Then, they pull down on the moving rope and slide up the taut line hitch.
Time is also saved because there is no need to search through several pull down menus to find a command.
An overarching theme of the Scorecard is the extent to which lack of health care coverage and gaps in access to care drive up costs and pull down quality of care in the U.
Coun Shipley has now met the residents and told them the authority has no plans to pull down good quality housing.
Uli grabs my left arm to remind me that, at 5,000 feet, I'm supposed to reach around with my right hand and pull down on the golf ball that's attached to his parachute line.
Click on the green tank icon (or, if you prefer the pull down menu bar, select SERVICE, then ARMY at the FLIS interactive Query screen).