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U-turn about-face , volte-face
maple of eastern and central America; five-lobed leaves turn scarlet and yellow in autumn Acer rubrum , red maple , scarlet maple , swamp maple
vinegar, turn into acetify
deciduous shrub of eastern North America whose leaves turn scarlet in autumn and having racemes of yellow flowers followed by ellipsoid glossy red berries American barberry , Berberis canadensis
tree or large shrub with grey bark and blue-green leaves that turn red-orange in autumn American hornbeam , Carpinus caroliniana
unit of magnetomotive force equal to the magnetomotive force produced by the passage of 1 ampere through 1 complete turn of a coil; equal to 1.257 gilberts ampere-turn
evergreen mat-forming shrub of North America and northern Eurasia having small white flowers and red berries; leaves turn red in autumn Arctostaphylos uva-ursi , bear's grape , common bearberry , creashak , hog cranberry , mealberry , mountain box , red bearberry , sand berry , sandberry , wild cranberry
graceful deciduous shrub or small tree having attractive foliage and small red berries that turn black at maturity and are used for making wine Aristotelia racemosa , Aristotelia serrata , makomako , New Zealand wine berry , wineberry
(baseball) a turn trying to get a hit at-bat , bat
slope in the turn of a road or track; the outside is higher than the inside in order to reduce the effects of centrifugal force bank , camber , cant
vigorous spreading North American tree having dark brown heavy wood; leaves turn gold in autumn basket ash , black ash , brown ash , Fraxinus nigra , hoop ash
blinking light on a motor vehicle that indicates the direction in which the vehicle is about to turn blinker , trafficator , turn indicator , turn signal
fungus with a velvety stalk and usually a dingy brown cap; injured areas turn blue instantly Boletus subvelutipes
drill consisting of a bit and a brace to hold and turn it brace and bit
(Islam) a black stone building in Mecca that is shaped like a cube and that is the most sacred Muslim pilgrim shrine; believed to have been given by Gabriel to Abraham; Muslims turn in its direction when praying Caaba , Kaaba
turn over capsize
excess carotene in the blood stream; can cause the skin to turn a pale yellow or red color carotenemia , xanthemia
medium-sized Old World tree with smooth grey bark and leaves like beech that turn yellow-orange in autumn Carpinus betulus , European hornbeam
cheese, turn into casefy
flight maneuver consisting of a steep climbing turn executed to gain altitude while changing direction chandelle
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