turn

  1. a circular segment of a curve
  2. the act of changing or reversing the direction of the course
  3. the activity of doing something in an agreed succession
  4. an unforeseen development
  5. a movement in a new direction
  6. a time for working (after which you will be relieved by someone else)
  7. (in sports) a period of play during which one team is on the offensive
  8. a short theatrical performa......

    Turn

    [dance and gymnastics] In dance and gymnastics, a turn is a rotation of the body about the vertical axis. It is usually a complete rotation of the body, although quarter (90°) and half (180°) turns are possible for some types of turns. Multiple, consecutive turns are typically named according to the number of 360° rotations (e.g., double...
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    Turn

    [swimming] Turns in swimming are used to reverse the direction in which they are swimming. They are usually done when the swimmer reaches the end of the swimming pool but still has one or more lengths to swim. ...
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    Turn

    In music a turn is an embellishment or grace commonly consisting of the principal note, or that on which the turn is made, with the note above, and the semitone below, the note above being sounded first, the principal note next, and the semitone below last, the three being performed quickly, as a triplet preceding the marked note.
    Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/VT.HTM

    turn

    a short play with an odd twist or a starring focus. Example: 'Wandering,' a turn by Lanford Wilson, 2m1f.
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20099

    turn

    [n] - (in sports) a period of play during which one team is on the offensive 2. [n] - an unforeseen development 3. [n] - a favor for someone 4. [n] - the activity of doing something in an agreed succession 5. [n] - the act of changing or reversing the direction of the course 6. [n] - turning away or in the opposite direct...
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    Turn

    The difference between the buy and sell price of a security. Is the margin made.
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20416

    Turn

    To backhand hit the ball away from the goal being defended.
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20526

    Turn

    The reference to the fourth community card in Hold'em and Omaha.
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20611

    turn

    1. To cause to move upon a center, or as if upon a center; to give circular motion to; to cause to revolve; to cause to move round, either partially, wholly, or repeatedly; to make to change position so as to present other sides in given directions; to make to face otherwise; as, to turn a wheel or a spindle; to turn the body or the head. 'Turn the...
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973

    turn

    bout noun (sports) a period of play during which one team is on the offensive
    Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=turn

    turn

    twist noun an unforeseen development; `events suddenly took an awkward turn`
    Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=turn

    turn

    noun a favor for someone; `he did me a good turn`
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    turn

    noun the act of changing or reversing the direction of the course; `he took a turn to the right`
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    turn

    verb undergo a change or development; `The water turned into ice`; `Her former friend became her worst enemy`; `He turned traitor`
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    turn

    verb go sour or spoil; `The milk has soured`; `The wine worked`; `The cream has turned--we have to throw it out`
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    turn

    bit noun a short theatrical performance that is part of a longer program; `he did his act three times every evening`; `she had a catchy little routine`; `it was one of the best numbers he ever did`
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    Turn

    • (v. t.) To make a turn about or around (something); to go or pass around by turning; as, to turn a corner. • (v. i.) To be deflected; to take a different direction or tendency; to be directed otherwise; to be differently applied; to be transferred; as, to turn from the road. • (v. i.) To change from ebb to flow, or from flow to ebb...
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    Turn

    In the equities market, a reversal; unwind.
    Found on http://www.duke.edu/~charvey/Classes/wpg/bfglost.htm

    Turn

    To machine on a lathe.
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21038

    turn

    another name for a revolution, that is, a unit of angle measure equal to 360°.
    Found on http://www.unc.edu/~rowlett/units/dictT.html

    turn

    conductor formed into a curve with the end points close together but not coincident
    Found on http://www.electropedia.org/iev/iev.nsf/display?openform&ievref=151-13-14

    turn

    a conductor or group of conductors formed into a single conducting loop NOTE - The conductor may consist of a number of strands or laminations. Each strand or lamination is in the form of wire, rod, strip or bar, depending on its cross-section. Each individual strand or lamination may be uninsulated or insulated, e.g. to reduce eddy currents.
    Found on http://www.electropedia.org/iev/iev.nsf/display?openform&ievref=411-38-01

    Turn

    The fourth community card. Put out face up, by itself. Also known as 'fourth street.'
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21171

    turn

    The fourth community card in Hold 'em and Omaha, after the flop and before the river.
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21206
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