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inturn

[in-turn] /ˈɪnˌtɜrn/
noun
1.
an inward turn or curve around an axis or fixed point.
Origin
1590-1600
1590-1600; in-1 + turn
Related forms
inturned, adjective
Can be confused
intern, inturn, in turn.
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Word Origin and History for in-turn

inturn

n.

1590s, "turning in of the toes" (especially in dancing), from in + turn.

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