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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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The aim was to stay close to the play-offs all season, throughout that we've had our knocks, but we've bounced back and every time it looks like there's been a gap opening up we've managed to pull something out of the bag to get back in touch,' said Cooper, 31, who signed for the Bluebirds from Wolves last summer.
There is still an extra edge to it because of the history between the two nations and it would mean so much to everyone north of the border if we can pull something special out of the bag.
STEVE Bruce says he might have to wait until the last second to sign Mikael Forssell - but admits he still hopes to pull something special out of the bag again this summer.
He was a great player who could really pull something special out of the bag but not only will England miss his experience on the field, but also his know-how off it,' said Croft.
Magistrate Roger Harbidge told Anderson, 38: "I wish I had a box of tricks and could pull something out for you.
We had to pull something out of the bag," Mathews said "I couldn't ask for any more, doing it in the semi-finals.
McDonald has failed to score in 16 international apperances for the Socceroos, and needed to pull something special out of the bag yesterday to impress Verbeek.
Let's face it Coronation Street has to pull something out of the bag after EastEnders' 25 years anniversary storyline 'Who Killed Archie?
Fingers crossed Silverstone will pull something out of the bag, but nothing is guaranteed.
It's been quite a difficult season but I am just trying to keep as positive as I can and believe that I can pull something out of the bag," he added.
There are 11 lads going out on the field trying their best to pull something off and hopefully we can reward them with agood performance this week.
Bees are desperate to pull something out of the fire this evening - but they know they need every member of the team to punch their weight.