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turn

(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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The newest are on Churchill Way, with a no right turn for motorists onto North Edward Street and also on Colum Road, to stop those travelling towards the city centre from turning right turn into Corbett Road.
With RS still facing, pick up and purl 6 sts along side of last base triangle, turn and work rows as follows:
This 'median' allows taking a U-turn from one's lane and merging onto the lane going in the opposite direction a much more efficient and safer way of taking a 180-degree turn compared to roads where it does not exist.
A procedure turn is a means of aligning yourself with the final approach course inbound, when you have not been provided any other way of doing it.
turn off 1 : to stop by using a control <Remember to turn off the alarm.
Turn right into a waymarked farm drive and go on until the drive turns right.
Turn east onto Pocatello Creek Road towards the gas stations and hotels.
Turn right along the lane for about 250 yards and then turn left.
When left-turn arrows allow drivers to turn unimpeded, those turning right in the opposite direction should also be able to proceed unimpeded, instead of each one having to stop and look back to see if the left-turn arrow is still on.
Stand in Mountain Pose and place your palms together behind your back, fingers pointing downward Turn the fingers toward your back, then bring your hands up between your shoulder blades into reverse prayer position (see inset photo).
Once they reached the holding point, the flight lead elected to start a left-hand turn, taking into account the high terrain to the west and the threat of spilling out of the range area to the south.