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  1. 3
    to make a circular movement

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    1. a.
      to make something move in a circle

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  2. 4
    to change and do or become something else

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    1. a.
      to change and become another color

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  3. 5
    to become a particular age or a particular time

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  4. 8
    if milk turns, it becomes sour

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  5. 9
    mainly journalism if someone turns a game or a fight, or if it turns, it starts to develop in a different way

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  6. 10
    to give a particular shape to a piece of wood or metal using a lathe

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