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re·tract

(rē-trakt'),
To shrink, draw back, or pull apart.
[L. re-traho, pp. -tractus, a drawing back]

retract

(ri-trakt′) [L. retractus, drawn back]
To draw back.
retractable (′ă-bĕl), adjective
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Parliament should have retracted this question, the minister in charge of Parliament should not have allowed this question.
Meanwhile, there are several basic designs used to retract and extend landing gear.
The retract applies, although the students have enrolled months before the publication of applications to universities.
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Then the IF-subspace (A,[[delta].sub.A]) is called an IF-perfectly retract (IFPR, for short) (resp., IF-completely retract, IFR-retract) (resp., IFCR, IFRR, for short) of (X,[delta]) if there exists an IFPC (resp., IFCC, IFRC) mapping r : (X,[delta]) [right arrow] (A,[[delta].sub.A]) such that r(a) = a for all a [member of] A.
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The purpose of this paper is to define IF- open sets) and many results of IF- strongly semi continuous Also, we define IF-retract and IF- neighborhood retract and IF- strongly semi retract as applications of IF- strongly semi continuous.
ACTOR Salman Khan who allegedly suffered foot-in-mouth syndrome since Saturday midnight showed signs of recovery Sunday, as he retracted the 'objectionable' tweets about 1993 Mumbai blasts death row convict Yakub Memon.
Penchev confirmed the information that the problem had occurred due to a failure to retract the landing gear of the aircraft.
Tens of thousands of Taiwanese protesters took to the streets in Taipei on last weekend in a bid to pressure embattled President Ma Yingjeou to retract a controversial trade pact with China.
The plane had successfully landed at East Midlands Airport and was taxiing off the runway when the experienced 46-year-old male flyer selected the handle to retract the landing gear, bringing the wheels up and ditching the aircraft on the ground.
A fuzzy subset ([MATHEMATICAL EXPRESSION NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII]) of a fuzzy manifold ([??], [mu]) is called a fuzzy deformation retract if there exists a fuzzy retraction [MATHEMATICAL EXPRESSION NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] and a fuzzy homotopy [??] : ([??], [mu]) x I [right arrow] ([??], [mu]) [7,13,14] such that