Part of speech:
A backless, often foam rubber sandal held to the foot at the big toe by means of a thong.
(Law) Annulment, change, or revocation, as of a lower court's decision
The bushy tip of the tail of certain animals:
The act of turning about, as to face the other way
To transfer from (one conveyance) to another:
The act or process of repealing.
The act of recanting or disavowing a previously held statement or belief.
The process of or time needed for performing a task, especially receiving, completing, and returning an assignment.
Figuratively, a reversal of opinion, strategy, etc.
(Nautical) To sail around:
To turn or move in the opposite direction.
Total reversal of opinion or attitude.
The formal grant of U.S. citizenship to a foreigner. The formal grant of U.S. citizenship to a foreigner.
The state of being turned or tilted back.
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