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Synonyms for withdrawal

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Synonyms for withdrawal

the act of leaving

the moving back of a military force in the face of enemy attack or after a defeat

a formal statement of disavowal

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Synonyms for withdrawal

a retraction of a previously held position

the act of taking out money or other capital

avoiding emotional involvement


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the act of withdrawing blood, tumors, etc.

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the act of ceasing to participate in an activity

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a method of birth control in which coitus is initiated but the penis is deliberately withdrawn before ejaculation

formal separation from an alliance or federation

the termination of drug taking

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The rats show the same clinical signs of alcohol withdrawal as humans, suggesting physical dependence, says study coauthor William Muir of Purdue University.
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