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Tract Root Words

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sofi123's version from 2018-03-14 03:58

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abstractpulled away from direct relation to anything; impersonal as in attitude or views
attractto pull into something; to pull into oneself
contractto pull together to make smaller in size or bulk; to pull inward; opposite of “expand”
distractto pull a person’s attention in another direction
extractto pull out by force
protractto pull out; to make something take longer; to prolong
retractiona statement or promise that is pulled back or taken back
subtractto pull some out, therefore having less left over
tractiona pull to the arm or leg muscles to bring a bone back into place when it is dislocated or fractured
tractora powerful vehicle that pulls farm machines and hauls heavy loads
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