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General dictionaries General (27 matching dictionaries)
  1. retraction: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  2. retraction: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  3. retraction: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  4. retraction: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  5. retraction: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  6. retraction: Merriam-Webster's Online Dictionary, 11th Edition [home, info]
  7. retraction: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  8. retraction: Wiktionary [home, info]
  9. retraction: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  10. retraction: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  11. retraction: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  12. retraction: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  13. retraction: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  14. retraction: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  15. Retraction (phonetics), Retraction: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  16. Retraction: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  17. retraction: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  18. retraction: Rhymezone [home, info]
  19. Retraction: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  20. retraction: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  21. retraction: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  22. retraction: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  23. retraction: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  24. retraction: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  25. retraction: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (5 matching dictionaries)
  1. retraction: Webster's New World Law Dictionary [home, info]
  2. retraction: Law.com Dictionary [home, info]
  3. retraction: Everybody's Legal Dictionary [home, info]
  4. retraction: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  5. retraction: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. retraction: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. retraction: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. Retraction: Hepatitis C Information Central [home, info]
  3. retraction: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Retraction: Eric Weisstein's World of Mathematics [home, info]
  2. retraction, retraction, retraction: PlanetMath Encyclopedia [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (retraction)

noun:  the act of pulling or holding or drawing a part back ("The retraction of the landing gear")
noun:  a disavowal or taking back of a previous assertion

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Phrases that include retraction:   pathologic retraction ring, convergence retraction nystagmus, neurite retraction factor, retraction of the chest

Words similar to retraction:   abjuration, recantation, more...

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