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Synonyms for retraction

a formal statement of disavowal

Synonyms for retraction

a disavowal or taking back of a previous assertion

the act of pulling or holding or drawing a part back

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This concern can be dealt with by defining the retraction restrictions with greater precision.
Grundfast expressed greater concern that retraction pockets can lead to cholesteatoma in children.
5 x diameter can be retracted straight up after a cut; there's no need for angular retraction.
The statements reflected my opinions and were not made on behalf of the city of Glendale or my law firm,'' according to her retraction.
The TR 2200 temperature retraction tester measures the effects of low temperature on rubber, plastic and other elastomeric materials.
Engineers at the Army Soldier Systems Center (Natick) are testing two retraction soft-landing systems that slow the fall of airdropped vehicles and supplies dramatically.
The sliding spindle tools come in 40 Nm to 160 Nm with 4- and 5-in, sliding spindles with 1-in, retraction and 7-, 9-, and 11-in, sliding spindles with 2-in, retraction.
A retraction has been published on the results reported in April by Northwestern University researchers in Angewandte Chemie that they had discovered the molecule deemed to unstable to exist--the pentamethylcyclopentadienyl cation (see ACCN, May).
The primary legal claim is that the retraction failed to comply with an obscure Minnesota law.
Among the treatment options, upper-first-premolar extractions followed by miniscrew-supported en-masse retraction was the treatment of choice.
In this case, Springer, the publisher of Tumor Biology through 2016, told Retraction Watch that an investigation produced "clear evidence" the reviews were submitted under the names of real researchers with faked emails.
KEY WORDS: Academic publications, Pressure to publish, Plagiarism, Retraction, Research ethics, Medical field.
A number of gingival retraction techniques are available, broadly classified as surgical and non - surgical methods.
A previous study conducted by our group found that 53% of the patients with myringostapediopexy (defined by Costa et al (5) as a retraction limited to the postero-superior region, in which there is erosion of the long process of the incus and fixation of the affected TM to the head of the stapes) presented with an air-bone gap [less than or equal to] 25 dB at all frequencies.
Settings and Design: A retrospective chart review of patients treated with a lateral tarsoconjunctival onlay flap procedure for lower eyelid retraction between 2008 and 2013.