pullback(redirected from pullbacks)
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1. The act or process of pulling back, especially an orderly troop withdrawal.
2. A device for holding or drawing back: a pullback for heavy draperies.
the act of pulling back, esp. a retreat or a strategic withdrawal of troops.
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|Noun||1.||pullback - a device (as a decorative loop of cord or fabric) for holding or drawing something back; "the draperies were drawn to the sides by pullbacks"|
holding device - a device for holding something
|2.||pullback - (military) the act of pulling back (especially an orderly withdrawal of troops); "the pullback is expected to be over 25,000 troops"|
withdrawal - the act of withdrawing; "the withdrawal of French troops from Vietnam"