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eversion


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Eversion  \E*ver"sion\,  n.  [L.  eversio:  cf  F.  ['e]version.] 
  1.  The  act  of  eversing;  destruction.  --Jer.  Taylor. 
 
  2.  The  state  of  being  turned  back  or  outward;  as  eversion  of 
  eyelids;  ectropium. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  eversion 
  n  1:  the  position  of  being  turned  outward;  "the  eversion  of  the 
  foot" 
  2:  the  act  of  turning  inside  out  [syn:  {inversion},  {everting}] 




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