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English noun: turnaround

1. turnaround (time) time need to prepare a vessel or ship for a return trip

Synonymsturnaround time

Broader (hypernym)work time

2. turnaround (cognition) a decision to reverse an earlier decision

Synonymschange of mind, flip-flop, reversal, turnabout

Broader (hypernym)deciding, decision making

Narrower (hyponym)afterthought, reconsideration, rethink, second thought

3. turnaround (artifact) an area sufficiently large for a vehicle to turn around

Broader (hypernym)area

Part meronymdrive, driveway, private road, road, route

4. turnaround (act) act or process of unloading and loading and servicing a vessel or aircraft for a return trip


Broader (hypernym)preparation, readying

5. turnaround (act) turning in the opposite direction

Synonymsreversal, reverse, reversion, turnabout

Broader (hypernym)change of direction, reorientation

Narrower (hyponym)about turn, about-face, u-turn

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