retract

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retract /rɪˈtrækt/ verb
retracts; retracted; retracting
retract
/rɪˈtrækt/
verb
retracts; retracted; retracting
Learner's definition of RETRACT
: to pull (something) back into something larger that usually covers it
[+ object]
[no object]
[+ object] : to say that something you said or wrote is not true or correct
[+ object] formal : to take back (something, such as an offer or promise)

— retractable

/rɪˈtræktəbəl/ adjective
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