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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Superseded by ETRN.
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Tip #15: Turn off Dynamic Wallpapers - you can do this by going into Settings > Accessibility > Reduce Motion.
Turn off TVs when not in use instead of leaving them on standby.
She decides to turn off that filter, and finds that she is pretty--and notices other people's physical appearance as well.
The user, of course, has the option to turn off the anti-virus program, but we do not recommend it.
Turn off PCs, monitors, printers, copiers and lights every night and weekend If you can't turn off the whole computer turn off the monitor and the printer.
This is a serious turn off to 30 percent of shoppers in all age categories and somewhat of a turn off to another 20 percent for a total turn off of 50 percent.
Turn off unneeded services that give other people access.
If a toilet overflows in a resident's bathroom, for example, staff knows where to turn off the water.
That is, turn off all electrical switches, especially the CTIS control box, before slaving the vehicle.
In an office suite, it's a little more difficult, because you can't turn off your fax machines,'' said Beverly Berman, a property manager with the commercial real estate company Silagi Development and Management in Thousand Oaks.
ANTI-TV campaigners plan to cause chaos in pubs and clubs next week by using powerful secret zappers to turn off sets.