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recall
Part of Speech: noun
Results: 7
2. A call on the trumpet, bugle, or drum, by which soldiers are recalled from duty, labor, etc.
4. Short for recall of judicial decisions, the right or procedure by which the decision of a court may be directly reversed or annulled by popular vote, as was advocated, in 1912, in the platform of the Progressive party for certain cases involving the police power of the state.
Part of Speech: verb transitive
1. To call back; to summon to return; as, to recall troops; to recall an ambassador.
2. To revoke; to annul by a subsequent act; to take back; to withdraw; as, to recall words, or a decree.
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