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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A twisting force; A tortuous and twisted shape or position.

Usage examples (33)
  • Twisting of the testicles, called torsion, can damage them and lead to antisperm antibody production.
  • Possibilities include testicular torsion, which is incredibly painful and must be dealt with immediately.
  • This would allow a maker to correct torsion in the shaft.
  • On the contrary, the torsion balance seems very much alive. for more
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