A withdrawal is a type of military operation, generally meaning
a. The act or process of moving back or away, especially from something hazardous, formidable, or unpleasant: made a retreat from hectic city life to the country.
to withdraw, retire, or draw back, especially for shelter or seclusion. 9. to make a
retreat: The army retreated. 10. to slope backward; recede: a
1300-50; (noun) Middle English retret < Old French, variant of retrait, noun use of past participle of retraire to draw back < Latin retrahere (re- re- + trahere to ...
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