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Synonyms of retraction

Noun


1. retraction, abjuration, recantation, disavowal, disclaimer

usage: a disavowal or taking back of a previous assertion

2. retraction, motion, movement, move, motility

usage: the act of pulling or holding or drawing a part back; "the retraction of the landing gear"; "retraction of the foreskin"

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