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pulling

[′pu̇l·iŋ]
(electronics)
An effect that forces the frequency of an oscillator to change from a desired value; causes include undesired coupling to another frequency source or the influence of changes in the oscillator load impedance.
(petroleum engineering)
Withdrawing sucker rods and production tubing from a pumping well prior to cleaning out or replacing parts of the pump.

pulling

In painting, the resistance to movement while brushing, resulting from high viscosity of the paint.
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Marie, a 32-year-old from Los Angeles who asked that her full name not be used, has been trying to quit pulling her lashes and hair for more than two decades.
Regarding sets, we recommend that you balance the number of pressing and pulling movements performed during the course of the training week as much as possible.
1 shows our counter from a two tight-end set vs a 50 front with the guard and tight end pulling.
Our run-support cornerback will be targeted by their lead pulling guard.
Looks for the pulling tackle's block as he rides the T's outside hip.
The pulleys multiply the force so only about 500 pounds of pulling power is needed.
On the next workout, we would probably choose to emphasize the pulling muscles in our DP.
The Draft Team Pulling Contest, held late in the morning at the Morgan Arena, drew five teams of horses who weren't afraid to get down and dirty.
Our basic protection scheme is to reach-block playside, with turnback protection (minus the pulling guard) on the backside [ILLUSTRATION FOR DIAGRAM 3 OMITTED].
The Suburban continued on the freeway through downtown, pulling off at the Soto Street exit about 1:50 p.
The play is designed to get outside quickly with both guards pulling, as the Z appears to be putting a stalk block on the DE.
From the nation's largest supermarket chains to a Studio City newsstand owner, vendors reacted to the public backlash against tabloids in the wake of Princess Diana's death by pulling the publications from their shelves Wednesday.