turnaround (n.)

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

    [ Syn: turnaround time ]

  2. a decision to reverse an earlier decision

    [ Syn: reversal , change of mind , flip-flop , turnabout ]

  3. an area sufficiently large for a vehicle to turn around

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

    [ Syn: turnround ]

  5. turning in the opposite direction

    [ Syn: reversion , reverse , reversal , turnabout ]

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