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  Definition of traction
  1. (orthopedics) the act of pulling on a bone or limb (as in a fracture) to relieve pressure or align parts in a special way during healing; "his leg was in traction for several days"
  2. the friction between a body and the surface on which it moves (as between an automobile tire and the road)
Similar Words: grip, adhesive friction

 

Anagrams: narcotic, raincoat, C-ration, Croatian

 

 
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