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  • turnable — adjective Capable of being turned. Syn: rotatable, rotateable …   Wiktionary

  • turnable — turn·a·ble || tÉœrnÉ™bl / tɜː adj. can be spun, can be turned, can be revolved …   English contemporary dictionary

  • turnable — turn·able …   English syllables

  • turnable — ˈtərnəbəl adjective Etymology: Middle English turneabylle, from turnen to turn + able : capable of being turned …   Useful english dictionary

  • turn — turnable, adj. /terrn/, v.t. 1. to cause to move around on an axis or about a center; rotate: to turn a wheel. 2. to cause to move around or partly around, as for the purpose of opening, closing, or tightening: to turn a key; to turn the cap of a …   Universalium

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  • Gyromax — The Gyromax is the trade name for an adjustable mass (or adjustable inertia) balance wheel used in Patek Philippe wristwatches. Instead of weight adjustment screws on the outside of the rim, as in traditional balances, the Gyromax has turnable… …   Wikipedia

  • click stop — noun Date: 1950 a turnable control device (as for a camera diaphragm opening) that engages with a definite click at specific settings …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • turn — I. verb Etymology: Middle English; partly from Old English tyrnan & turnian to turn, from Medieval Latin tornare, from Latin, to turn on a lathe, from tornus lathe, from Greek tornos; partly from Anglo French turner, tourner to turn, from… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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