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turn

1. Music a melodic ornament that makes a turn around a note, beginning with the note above, in a variety of sequences
2. Theatre chiefly Brit a short theatrical act, esp in music hall, cabaret, etc.

turn

[′tərn]
(electricity)
One complete loop of wire.
(mathematics)

TURN

(messaging, protocol)
An SMTP command with which a client asks the server to open an SMTP connection to the client, thus reversing their roles.

Superseded by ETRN.
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Conquest Engineering has been in business for 31 years and seeks to better serve their customers with the added ability to import their customers' solid models and provide faster turn around times with this recent acquisition.
"Each state," the law declares, "shall establish a statewide system of intensive and sustained [assistance] and improvement for local education agencies and schools." The law prescribes a series of actions each state must take to turn around failing schools, from ensuring that the schools have "improvement plans" and "support teams" to, if they continue to under-perform, assigning them to outside managers or even taking the schools over and firing the entire staffs.
Troubled tyre manufacturer Goodyear has clinched a refinancing deal worth pounds 2.1 billion as part of a bid to turn around its ailing North American businesses, it was confirmed yesterday.
We left a message on his phone letting him know that if he was on his way, to turn around because we got a ride.
Hilary Scholefield, director of nursing for University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust, which runs Walsgrave, said she would look into the concerns about staff reluctance to turn around beds.
Prescott's, Inc., has announced its "Turn Around the Economy" sale.
In that sense, this editor exchange was a huge effort to begin to turn around that image."
A further two aircraft operated by the Scandinavian airline SAS have had to turn around in unrelated incidents.
Day: You just turn around. Somebody assaults you, just turn around and walk away.
Several cabinet ministers on Tuesday voiced reservations on the proposed use of public funds to turn around the diving stock market, while only one minister backed a plan to scrap a legal limit on ''treasury stock'' to buttress the weak bourse.
Also, an APML can use the DSBM to assess additional I-level repair capability and/or changes to I-level turn around time to take advantage of a particular regional repair capability existing within the proximity of potential FMS customers.