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turn

(Change), noun bend, change of direction, curve, detour, deviation, diversion, particular interpretation, twist, vicissitude
Associated concepts: turnover order

turn

(Rotation), noun circuit, cycle, gyration, revolution, shift, span stretch, stint

turn

(Change), verb alter, avert, bend, change, change opinion, coil, contort, convert, curdle, curl, deviate, ferment, form, induce, influence, metamorphose, mold, persuade, prevail upon, recast, reconstruct, shift, sinuate, slue, sway, swerve, transform, transmute, transpose, veer, wind, win over

turn

(Deflect), verb alter belief, argue, avert, change course, convince, gainsay, maneuver, outmaneuver, transform, vary
Associated concepts: turn state's evidence

turn

(Rotate), verb change, gyrate, jibe, move, move clockwise, move counterclockwise, pivot, pull, push, spin, swivel, whirl
See also: accident, alter, avert, contort, contour, convert, crossroad, deviate, digress, flair, gift, impair, influence, occurrence, opportunity, oscillate, posture, predisposition, prejudice, proclivity, quirk, shape, situation, slant, spoil, tendency, transform, transition
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A 4 x 90[degrees] turnable terminal box is fitted as standard, the same box being used for all shaft heights.
Manuscripts, reliefs, stained glass and tapestries are also represented, and the immensely turnable pages are pepperd with bite-size, insightful but anonymous observations on this most mystical of themes.
The design consisted of a turnable mobile telephone with pressure-sensitive symbols on the screen and a full keyboard instead of the normal buttons, reported the Swedish technology newspaper Ny Teknik.
The optical monitor features an auto-aligning turnable laser detector, providing automated filter production.
This plastic boat has a built-in baby seat that allows the youngster's feet to dangle beneath it; play beads attached to the side rail and a turnable steering wheel to keep the child amused; a "smokestack" bottle holder for juice, water, etc.
There is a platelet on which to mount the crystal with wax; this crystal mount is clamped to a pin which is mounted to a turnable and movable semicircular stirrup.