detorquere
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  • tourner — I. Tourner, ou faire et façonner au tour, Tornare, Calices ex terebintho solitus facere torno. Plin. {{t=g}}tornoô,{{/t}} id est, rotundum facio. Tourné, ou fait et façonné au tour, Tornatus, Tornatilis. II. Tourner, act. acut. Est proprement… …   Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • Detort — De*tort , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Detorted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Detorting}.] [L. detortus, p. p. of detorquere to turn away; de + torquere to turn about, twist: cf. F. d[ e]torquer, d[ e]tordre.] To turn form the original or plain meaning; to pervert; …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Detorted — Detort De*tort , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Detorted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Detorting}.] [L. detortus, p. p. of detorquere to turn away; de + torquere to turn about, twist: cf. F. d[ e]torquer, d[ e]tordre.] To turn form the original or plain meaning; to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Detorting — Detort De*tort , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Detorted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Detorting}.] [L. detortus, p. p. of detorquere to turn away; de + torquere to turn about, twist: cf. F. d[ e]torquer, d[ e]tordre.] To turn form the original or plain meaning; to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • contort — I verb bend, bend out of shape, deform, depravare, detorquere, dislocate, distorquere, distort, knot, misshape, pervert, turn, twine, twist, twist and turn, wind, wrench, wrest, wrinkle, writhe II index distort …   Law dictionary

  • détorquer — (dé tor ké) v. a. Donner un sens forcé, une interprétation fausse pour en tirer avantage. Détorquer un texte, un passage. HISTORIQUE    XVIe s. •   Ce que les politiques detorquoient en mauvais sens, et disoient que les trois calotiers estoient… …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • detorcere — de·tòr·ce·re v.tr. (io detòrco) OB storcere, volgere con violenza {{line}} {{/line}} DATA: 1788. ETIMO: lat. detŏrquĕre, v. anche 1torcere. NOTA GRAMMATICALE: per la coniugazione vd. 1torcere …   Dizionario italiano

  • Detorsion — De|torsio̱n [zu lat. detorquere = hinwegdrehen, verdrehen] w; : Entdrallung, Verdrehung (physiologischer Vorgang in der Embryonalentwicklung des Herzens) …   Das Wörterbuch medizinischer Fachausdrücke

  • Detorsion — De|tor|si|on die; <zu lat. detorsus, Part. Perf. von detorquere »hinwegdrehen, verdrehen« u. 1↑...ion> Entdrallung, Verdrehung (physiologischer Vorgang in der Embryonalentwicklung des Herzens; Med.) …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • detorzija — detòrzija ž DEFINICIJA med. postupak kojim se neki pomaknuti organ vraća u svoj fiziološki položaj ETIMOLOGIJA nlat. detorsio ≃ lat. detorquēre: zakrenuti ≃ de + v. torzija …   Hrvatski jezični portal

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