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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Superseded by ETRN.
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We are commanded by God to listen to God's only son who asked us to turn the other cheek, who told us to love and pray for our enemies and to love our neighbor as ourselves.
Jesus knew exactly what he was doing when he told us to be willing to forgive somebody 490 times, to turn the other cheek.
But another view would be to say that it was possible to say that you should turn the other cheek because Jesus believed that time was short.