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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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Every time a new study comes out showing how risky these drugs really are, people who rely on them become desperate and don't know where to turn for relief," says Dr.
The Salvation Army has supported those who have lost their job and don't know where to turn to next, those who have lost their home and ended up on the street, those who are older and desperately lonely, and those fragile families and individuals who are struggling to get by in real poverty and can't afford the basics like food for the table.
Jonathan Lamb, director of marketing, said: "We believe there are thousands of budding entrepreneurs in the North-east with great ideas for businesses, but who perhaps lack the self confidence to pursue their ideas further or don't know where to turn for advice.
We find people are often unaware of their rights and can find themselves in a situation where they don't know where to turn.
Many of our clients are vulnerable and really don't know where to turn for help.
I am receiving calls from farmers who are unable to pay their bills and don't know where to turn,'' said Mr Raymond.
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.
He told the Irish Mirror: "I'm distraught, we're so worried we can't sleep and I just don't know where to turn or what to do.
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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