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English definition of “pull”

pull

verb (REMOVE)    /pʊl/
B1 [T] to take something out of or away from a place, especially using physical effort: He pulled off his sweater. The dentist pulled both teeth out. I spent the morning pulling up the weeds in the flowerbeds.Pulling [T] to remove or stop something that was going to be published or broadcast, especially because it is found to be offensive or not accurate: When officials realized the cultural gaffe, the company pulled the ad and apologized.
(Definition of pull verb (REMOVE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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