employee turnover, turnover rate, turnover(noun)
the ratio of the number of workers that had to be replaced in a given time period to the average number of workers
a dish made by folding a piece of pastry over a filling
dollar volume, turnover(noun)
the volume measured in dollars
"the store's dollar volume continues to rise"
upset, overturn, turnover(noun)
the act of upsetting something
"he was badly bruised by the upset of his sled at a high speed"
The act of overturning something
The number of times a stock is replaced after being used or sold, a worker is replaced after leaving, or a property changes hands
A pastry consisting of pastry or pie crust around sweet, often fruit filling.
They only served me one apple turnover for breakfast.
A loss of possession of the ball without scoring.
The Nimrods committed another dismaying turnover en route to another humiliating loss.
the act or result of turning over; an upset; as, a bad turnover in a carriage
a semicircular pie or tart made by turning one half of a circular crust over the other, inclosing the fruit or other materials
an apprentice, in any trade, who is handed over from one master to another to complete his time
admitting of being turned over; made to be turned over; as, a turnover collar, etc
A turnover is a type of pastry made by placing a filling on a piece of dough, folding the dough over, and sealing it. Turnovers can be sweet or savory and are often made as a sort of portable meal or dessert, similar to a sandwich. It is common for sweet turnovers to have a fruit filling and be made with a shortcrust pastry or puff pastry dough; savory turnovers generally contain meat and/or vegetables and can be made with any sort of dough, though a kneaded yeast dough seems to be the most common in Western cuisines. They are usually baked, but may be fried. Savory turnovers are often sold as convenience foods in supermarkets. Savory turnovers with meat or poultry and identified as a turnover in the United States have to meet a standard of identity or composition and should contain a certain amount of meat or poultry meat.
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'Turnover' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3332
Rank popularity for the word 'Turnover' in Nouns Frequency: #1411
The numerical value of Turnover in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of Turnover in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
I was awestruck by how many animals there were and how quick the turnover was.
The turnover of goods with Kazakhstan has soared, they (Kazakhs) are stocking up to fill their own warehouses.
Market is up on block deal of Dialog; if you take out that the turnover is very low as many investors and stockbrokers are still on Christmas holiday.
Turnover in financial stocks actually has shrank recently, which makes me believe the interest in financial blue chips might not last in the medium- to long-term.
The company's Russian exposure has been declining ... and there are very valuable other areas that can help Richter compensate this fall in turnover in the longer term, in the short term, the Russian situation is very negative, however, there is value in the shares in the longer run.
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Translations for Turnover
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- pèrdua de possessióCatalan, Valencian
- Fluktuation, UmsatzGerman
- rotación, movimiento de mercancíasSpanish
- kiertonopeus, liikevaihto, piiras, pallonmenetys, kääntäminenFinnish
- chausson, renverserFrench
- movimento degli affari, giro d'affari, scombussolamentoItalian
- omzet, omdraaien, zakencijfer, verloop, omdraaiingDutch
- rotacja, wymiana, przychód, obrót, rożek francuskiPolish
- оборот, текучесть, переворот, товарооборот, перехват, опрокидываниеRussian
- doanh thuVietnamese
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