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How to sign: spring back; spring away from an impact
"The rubber ball bounced"; "These particles do not resile but they unite after they collide";
How to sign: draw back, as with fear or pain
"she flinched when they showed the slaughtering of the calf";
Within this category: shrink back
How to sign: a movement back from an impact