Introverting
Introvert In`tro*vert", v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Introverted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Introverting}.] [Pref. intro- + L. vertere, versum, to turn.] [1913 Webster] 1. To turn or bend inward. ``Introverted toes.'' --Cowper. [1913 Webster]

2. To look within; to introspect. --Lew Wallace. [1913 Webster]


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