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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Overturn \O`ver*turn"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Overturned; p. pr.
& vb. n. Overturning.]
1. To turn or throw from a basis, foundation, or position; to
overset; as, to overturn a carriage or a building.
2. To subvert; to destroy; to overthrow.
3. To overpower; to conquer. --Milton.
Syn: To demolish; overthrow. See Demolish.
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :
adj 1: having been turned so that the bottom is no longer the
bottom; "an overturned car"; "the upset pitcher of milk";
"sat on an upturned bucket" [syn: overturned, upset,
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