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pull-down

[poo l-doun] /ˈpʊlˌdaʊn/
adjective
1.
designed to be pulled down for use:
a pull-down bed; a desk with a pull-down front.
Origin
1905-1910
1905-10; adj. use of verb phrase pull down

pulldown

[poo l-doun] /ˈpʊlˌdaʊn/
noun, Movies.
1.
a mechanism that intermittently advances the film through the film gate of a camera or projector.
Origin
1950-55; noun use of verb phrase pull down
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Examples from the web for pulldown
  • Among others, those hacks include pulldown notifications, home-screen camera access and wireless syncing.
  • There's only one atmosphere, and no pulldown menu for selecting a new one.
  • Try using one of the topics in the topic pulldown menu.
Contemporary definitions for pulldown
noun, adjective

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noun, adjective

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