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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 yank /ˈjæŋk/
 (vt.)(vi.)猛拉

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Yank n.  A jerk or twitch.  [Colloq. U. S.]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Yank, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Yanked p. pr. & vb. n. Yanking.] To twitch; to jerk.  [Colloq. U. S.]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Yank, n. An abbreviation of Yankee.  [Slang]
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 Yank
      n 1: an American who lives in the North (especially during the
           American Civil War) [syn: Yankee, Northerner]
      2: an American who lives in New England [syn: New Englander,
         Yankee]
      3: an American [syn: Yankee, Yankee-Doodle]
      v : pull, or move with a sudden movement; "He turned the handle
          and jerked the door open" [syn: jerk]