pullout

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noun pull·out \ˈpu̇l-ˌau̇t\

Definition of pullout

  1. 1 :  the act or an instance of pulling out: as a :  the action in which an airplane goes from a dive to horizontal flight b :  pullback

  2. 2 :  something that can be pulled out

Examples of pullout in a sentence

  1. A pullout of troops from the region has begun.

  2. <the civil unrest has led the company to initiate a pullout of its operations in the region>

1825

First Known Use of pullout

1825


PULLOUT Defined for English Language Learners

pullout

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noun pull·out \ˈpu̇l-ˌau̇t\

Definition of pullout for English Language Learners

  • : an act of removing military troops from a position or an area

  • : a section of a newspaper, magazine, etc., that is meant to be removed and looked at separately



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