Meaning of RETRACTION in English

RETRACTION

noun

EXAMPLES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

If I don't get a retraction , I am going to take legal action.

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

A retraction would be broadcast when a new series of the programme begins in January.

Crisis never acknowledged my letter or printed a retraction .

Flaps were to be left in the down position to facilitate the removal of mud and other debris prior to their retraction .

Now, if anyone other than Feels had said this, I would have been on my feet demanding a retraction .

Perhaps the brothers had waited in vain for me to make some retraction .

There are resultant phasic convergence and retraction of the eyes.

Undercarriage retraction and extension is operated via the hydraulic system.

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