inversion

Noun
  • The layer of air near the earth is cooler than an overlying layer (synset 111481962)
  • Abnormal condition in which an organ is turned inward or inside out (as when the upper part of the uterus is pulled into the cervical canal after childbirth) (synset 114127267)
  • A chemical process in which the direction of optical rotation of a substance is reversed from dextrorotatory to levorotary or vice versa (synset 113523408)
  • (genetics) a kind of mutation in which the order of the genes in a section of a chromosome is reversed (synset 107440326)
  • The reversal of the normal order of words (synset 107115806)
  • (counterpoint) a variation of a melody or part in which ascending intervals are replaced by descending intervals and vice versa (synset 107043661)
  • A term formerly used to mean taking on the gender role of the opposite sex (synset 100858904)
  • Turning upside down
    Setting on end (synset 100336640)
  • The act of turning inside out (synset 100336479)

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