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To shrink, draw back, or pull apart.
[L. re-traho, pp. -tractus, a drawing back]
Etymology: L, retractare, to draw back
to shrink, make shorter, or pull back.
retract (ri-trakt′) [L. retractus, drawn back]
To draw back.retractable (′ă-bĕl), adjective
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