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1. to strain a muscle.
2. the injury sustained in a muscle strain.


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.


A colloquial term for a muscle strain.


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:

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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Williams, in goal for the second half, pulled off another good save and Town had to clear one off the line.
Weale pulled off an excellent save, diving low to his left to keep out Clarke's low spot kick.
For this purpose cores 50 mm diameter are drilled in the topping and pulled off from the base layer.
Summary: Belgian police on Wednesday recovered part of a $50-million diamond heist pulled off just under .
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Everybody who's won has pulled off shots like that.
WALES was at the centre of some incredible sporting drama yesterday as Swansea secured the final place in next season's Premier League, while England's cricketers pulled off a miraculous first Test victory over Sri Lanka in Cardiff.
Coventry captain Hugh Kenney Herbert had to pull off a fine goal-line stop as Olton fought back in the second half but the action quickly switched to the other end as Leadbetter pulled off several excellent saves - the best a remarkable stop from Robbie Astin's powerful drag flick - and Kettley was denied by Adam Smith's desperate intervention.
WHICKHAM bowler Brett Arkley pulled off a shock result at the Potters Holiday World Indoor Singles Championship in Great Yarmouth by knocking out Mervyn King - but had no time to celebrate as he rushed off afterwards to find some digs, writes MATT LESLIE.
Under 14 Hall Green 4 Westend Lions 3 WESTEND almost pulled off a superb win on the league-leaders' home ground.
The GBP/JPY has pulled off of its recent high, found support and has begun to move back up.
NELSON pulled off the shock of the day in the Swalec Plate as the Division Three East side edged out Division Two outfit Abercynon 26-23.