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(tŭrn),
To revolve or cause to revolve; specifically, to change the position of the fetus within the uterus to convert a malpresentation into a presentation permitting normal delivery.
[A.S. tyrnan]
Obstetrics Version; the rotation of a foetus for vaginal delivery
Public health The abrupt change in a domesticated animal’s behaviour, from docile to aggressive, resulting in attacks on humans, which may be fatal; turning is most common in pitbull terrriers and rottweilers, which together cause the bulk of dog bite-related fatalities in the US
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But when people go home, often they feel in limbo and don't know where to turn.
I don't know where to turn as we have several relatives invested in our company and I just can't let them lose everything because of this.
43% say so many different sources for nutritional information exist they don't know where to turn.
Ex-Leicester Tigers and Gloucester rugby star Leon Lloyd, who also took part in the ride, supported by Allianz, said: "Charities like The Prince's Trust are a lifeline for many young people who don't know where to turn.
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We are back to square one and we don't know where to turn for helpp OCTOBER 2003 - Lisa Ainscow went missing from Clatterbridge Hospital where she was being treated.
Many of our clients are vulnerable and really don't know where to turn for help.
She said: "We've been told to wind up the business and we just don't know where to turn.
I miss him so much and just don't know where to turn.
With Mutual Fund scandals, soaring consumer debt and record-high bankruptcies, investors don't know where to turn.
I need pounds 50,000 but my bank won't lend to me and I don't know where to turn.

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