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half-turn

Descriptive of a stair which turns 180° or through two right angles at each landing. Also see dogleg stair.
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Being voters/ neighbours of these VVIPs, residents of the Town will suggest for a proper U-turn.
They also seem to have some alliances with other teams, including Kristi and Jen, as well as Cody and Jessica, which could spare them from the risk of the U-Turn, provided that no other teams beat them to the board and target them.
466 million for construction of U-Turn and other works.
The newly constructed U-turn can reportedly accommodate up to 800 cars per hour and is expected to help address traffic congestion on the interchanges of Sheikh Khalifa bin Salman Highway and Sheikh Isa bin Salman Highway.
Truck drivers and other heavy vehicles will be required to continue to the Nega Al Sahla Street traffic signal, turn right and perform a U-Turn at the designated heavy vehicle turnaround point (shown in the top right of the map) and return to the Nega Al Sahla Street traffic signal before turning left towards Dukhan.
Motorists coming from QMC to Fairview shall take the zipper lane at the island breaker in front of Jocfer U-turn slot and take the innermost lanes.
A year later, when Ingleby Barwick get a Conservative councillor and Mr Wharton gets re-elected, the Conservative government do a U-turn on the 550 Houses for Little Maltby Farm.
Summary: Reader raises concern over a U-turn in Sharjah that motorist need to slow down at
It is just 16 months since the Modi government took over and it is already getting the ignominious tag of "a U-turn government.
In the 30-page booklet titled "chhe mahine paar, U-turn sarkar" (Six months after,a U-turn sarkar), it has said the Prime Minister and his government have gone back on virtually each and every poll pitch "with a U-turn every week" Senior party leader Kamal Nath remarked that the Modi government has made a "large number of U-turns".
Regardless of the cause, an effective solution to minimize far-side angle crashes is the restricted crossing U-turn (RCUT) intersection.
A LEISURE centre threatened with demolition has taken a step towards safety, after it emerged councillors are considering a U-turn on funding.