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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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AYNSLIE, 25, SHOP WORKER, GLASGOW Aynslie Skinnider wears baggy boyfriend jeans with turn-ups but keeps the look feminine with a purple jumper.
Indigo skinny jeans with turn-ups, pounds 39.90, Zara.
FROM his soft-soled brown shoes to the fastened top button on his tieless white shirt, the man looked the cool dude - with turn-ups on his blue jeans and a red lining peeping from a longdraped coat in the Teddy-Boy style.
Rather than the dazzling dresses she donned on holiday, she opted for lower key leather thong shoes, denim turn-ups and a sheer layered DKNY top.
Darren Clarke, leader by three after his initial 66 last year, had a 70 for joint fourth place and achieved it despite drawing comments from the gallery about his bright pink and white striped trousers - complete with white turn-ups.
TOP TIP ANYTHING goes with jeans these days but big turn-ups have been a recent hit on the high street.
Clear, high resolution images of low density materials such as aramid, nylon and polyester are said to enable the operator to easily identify anomolies such as crossed and broken body ply cords, body ply cord spacing, turn-ups and s-ing, chafer dimensions, belt step off and concentricity, open and heavy splice, bead bundles concentricity, material voids and porosity, and foreign material, according to the literature.
He was wearing a black leather jacket, blue trousers with turn-ups and casual lace-up shoes.
Like most trousers of the period, they had deep turn-ups. He once found some false teeth in his turn-ups, after another passenger sneezed and lost them on the tram.
Everything previously considered to be a fashion faux pas - black bra under a white shirt, trainers with jeans, socks with open toe shoes, turn-ups, exposed bra straps, shorts with tights...
"If we do, it will be one of the biggest turn-ups you've ever seen in international football I would imagine if you're looking down the roster at the teams.
EXFO Inc., announced today the addition of packet synchronization testing functionalities, including performance assessment of SyncE and precision time protocol (IEEE 1588v2), to its NetBlazer 2.0 series, thus allowing field technicians to validate sync services as part of Ethernet backhaul turn-ups.