reversed


reversed
adj. [L. reversare, to turn about]
1. Contrary to the usual.
2. (ARTHROPODA: Insecta)
Deflexed wings; margins of hind wings projecting beyond those of the fore wings.
3. (MOLLUSCA)
A spiral shell turned in the opposite direction; sinistral; see dextral.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • Reversed — Re*versed (r[ e]*v[ e]rst ), a. 1. Turned side for side, or end for end; changed to the contrary; specifically (Bot. & Zo[ o]l.), sinistrorse or sinistral; as, a reversed, or sinistral, spiral or shell. [1913 Webster] 2. (Law) Annulled and the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Reversed Ze — (Majuscule: unicode|Ԑ, Minuscule: unicode|ԑ) is a Cyrillic Alphabet used in the Enets and the Khanty. They both reversed the Cyrillic letter Ze (З). They also resemble the Latin Letter Epsilon. Since, they are released at Unicode 5.0 Standard,… …   Wikipedia

  • reversed — reversed; un·reversed; …   English syllables

  • reversed — index back (in reverse), inverse, null (invalid), null and void, opposite, regressive …   Law dictionary

  • Reversed — Reverse Re*verse , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Reversed} (r[ e]*v[ e]rst );p. pr. & vb. n. {Reversing}.] [See {Reverse}, a., and cf. {Revert}.] 1. To turn back; to cause to face in a contrary direction; to cause to depart. [1913 Webster] And that old… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • reversed — (rev d) An indication that a decision of one court has been reversed by a higher court in the same case …   Black's law dictionary

  • reversed — adjective 1. turned inside out and resewn the reversed collar looked as good as new • Similar to: ↑turned 2. turned about in order or relation transposed letters • Syn: ↑converse, ↑transposed …   Useful english dictionary

  • reversed — a hook offset to the left when viewed from the top of the hook with the eye towards the observer, cf. kirbed. A hook that is not offset is called straight …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • Reversed — Обратный; обращённый; выворотный (о светлом изображении на тёмном фоне) …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • reversed — Synonyms and related words: arsy varsy, ass over elbows, back, back to front, backward, backwards, capsized, chiastic, counter, everted, hyperbatic, inside out, introverted, invaginated, inversed, inverted, outside in, palindromic, reflex,… …   Moby Thesaurus


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