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retrieve someone or something from some place

to recover and bring back someone or something from some place. The mother hurried to the school and retrieved her child from the classroom. I retrieved my cat from the well into which she had fallen.
See also: place, retrieve

retrieve something from someone

to get something back from someone. I hope I can retrieve my book from the person who borrowed it. We were not able to retrieve the lawn mower from Fred before he moved away and took it with him.
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The preceding drill was originally used to teach pup to "go back" and retrieve a bird when the voice command "back" was used in conjunction with the hand and arm signal.
Again, provided things go well, increase the distance of the memory retrieve (the helper's dummy).
For example, using `EPDM' or `ETHYLENE ADJ PROPYLENE ADJ DIENE' in the main query box, 1998 and 1999 in the date range boxes, and selecting Patent as the Document Type (from the drop down menu), retrieves 333 records.
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Again, you should practice with your dog to make sure he will kennel and stay in the blind until called to retrieve.
When this goes well, he's ready for his first real retrieve.
Many email archiving methods on the market today can store and retrieve email messages; however, they lack the capability to review messages and attachments as they are received and to safely keep only what an organization requires.
Information managers will be in a much better position to retrieve business records held in database repositories if they have been involved in the original design of the system used to hold those records and are familiar with the software.
23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Retrieve Technologies, the leading knowledge transfer mobile platform, has raised additional capital, opens new headquarters and is hiring strategic software employees in New Hampshire.
Hup (sit) pup and toss a short retrieve into the water, pausing briefly after the dummy hits before sending pup.
Fortunately, new knowledge management technologies now maximize the knowledge, workers' efficiency, and effectiveness by enabling them to pinpoint and retrieve information quickly with a single search across a wide range of information sources.
Other areas, at the front of the brain, orchestrate attempts to retrieve the memory of the word prior to its conscious return, according to a report in the Jan.
But what do you do when you have a thousand or more pictures--images of paper documents--and you want to conveniently store, retrieve and copy them?
Permabit Dynamic Information Services enables organizations to retain, retrieve and secure information addressing long-term compliance, corporate governance and litigation support needs while maintaining fast, assured access to the business intelligence.
That basic desire to retrieve is a crucial building block, but it's not enough to produce a truly finished gun dog.