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the total time consumed in the round trip of a ship, aircraft, vehicle, etc.
change of allegiance, opinion, mood, policy, etc.
a place or area having sufficient room for a vehicle to turn around.
the time required between receiving and finishing or processing work or materials.
a reversal, as in business sales, especially from loss to profit.
the time between the making of an investment and receiving a return.
the elapsed time between an aircraft's arrival at an airfield terminal and its departure.
noun use of verb phrase
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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British Dictionary definitions for
the act or process in which a ship, aircraft, etc, unloads passengers and freight at the end of a trip and reloads for the next trip
the time taken for this
the total time taken by a ship, aircraft, or other vehicle in a round trip
a complete reversal of a situation or set of circumstances
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