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Another word for pullout

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Noun
  1. The moving back of a military force in the face of enemy attack or after a defeat

      1. A backup plan or contingency strategy; an alternative which can be used if something goes wrong with the main plan; a recourse.
      2. A retreat:
      3. A withdrawing; retreat
      1. Something that retards or hinders
      2. The act or process of pulling back, especially an orderly troop withdrawal.
      1. The portion of one's life after retiring from one's career.
      2. A retiring or being retired; specif., withdrawal from work, business, etc. because of age
      3. Withdrawal from one's occupation or position, especially upon reaching a certain age.
      1. An organized group withdrawal from regular activities for a given purpose, as by colleagues meeting away from the office and engaging in exercises for promoting teamwork, creativity, etc.
      2. A period of retirement or seclusion, for an individual or a group, for prayer, study, spiritual renewal, etc.
      3. A signal for such a withdrawal
      1. The removal of people from a place, as in the removal of troops from a military position.
      2. The act or process of giving up the use of a narcotic drug to which one has become addicted, typically accompanied by distressing physiological and mental effects (withdrawal symptoms)
      3. A retreat or retirement:
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