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invert

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verb in·vert \in-ˈvərt\

Medical Definition of invert

  1. 1a:  to reverse in position, order, or relationship <adjacent sequences of DNA and RNA that are complementary and inverted>b:  to subject to inversion

  2. 2a:  to turn inside out or upside downb:  to turn inward <when a foot is inverted its forepart tends to approach the midline of the body—Journal of the American Medical Association>

  3. intransitive verb

  4. :  to undergo inversion <a normal nipple that inverts later in life can be an ominous sign—P. G. Donohue>




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invert

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noun in·vert \ˈin-ˌvərt\

Medical Definition of invert

  1. :  one characterized by inversion; especially :  homosexual





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