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hoist

noun burglary, felonious taking, fraudulent taking, larceny, misappropriation, pilferage, pilfering, robbery, stealing, swindling, theft, thievery, wrongful taking
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Multan Commander Corps Lieutenant General Abdullah Dogar hoisted the national flag at the border near Kasur city.
The flag was hoisted on a 400-feet pole whereas the size of the flag is 120 feet by 80 feet.
In 2016, 74% said they participated in hoisting flag at home, 44% said they hoisted flag on cycle, motor cycle/car, 25% said they participated in a rally, while 73% said they watched special programs on television.
All three men were successfully hoisted into the helicopters and taken back to Theodore Roosevelt where they were given medical evaluations, clothes, and food.
Multan Commander Corps, Lieutenant General Abdullah Dogar, hoisted the national flag at the border, near Kasur city.
The victim was then hoisted aboard the HH-65 Dolphin and transported to Lakewood Hospital in Morgan City, La.
The national flag of Pakistan are being hoisted on all private and public buildings by now.
Once on board, the rescue swimmer determined that the victim would have to be hoisted from the water, and a second swimmer was lowered to assist.