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 Pukwa’na (North American Indian).Pull Bacon (To). 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Pull.
 
A long pull, a strong pull, and a pull all togetheri.e. a steady, energetic, and systematic co-operation. The reference may be either to a boat, where all the oarsmen pull together with a long and strong pull at the oars; or it may be to the act of hauling with a rope, when a simultaneous strong pull is indispensable.   1
 


 Pukwa’na (North American Indian).Pull Bacon (To). 

 
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