pulled

adjective
\ ˈpu̇ld How to pronounce pulled (audio) also ˈpəld \

Definition of pulled

of meat : prepared after being cooked to tenderness by being pulled apart into pieces or shreds pulled pork pulled chicken

First Known Use of pulled

1737, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of pulled was in 1737

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“Pulled.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pulled. Accessed 24 January 2020.

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