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Definitions for eversion
ɪˈvɜr ʒən, -ʃənev·er·sion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. eversionnoun

    the position of being turned outward

    "the eversion of the foot"

  2. inversion, eversion, evertingnoun

    the act of turning inside out


  1. eversionnoun

    An act of turning inside out.

  2. eversionnoun

    The state of being turned inside out.

  3. eversionnoun

    The condition of being turned outward.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Eversionnoun

    the act of eversing; destruction

  2. Eversionnoun

    the state of being turned back or outward; as, eversion of eyelids; ectropium

  3. Etymology: [L. eversio: cf. F. version.]


  1. Eversion

    Eversion is the movement of the sole of the foot away from the median plane. It occurs at the subtalar joint. Fibularis longus and fibularis brevis evert. Both muscles are innervated by the superficial fibular nerve. Some sources also state that the fibularis tertius everts.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of eversion in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of eversion in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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    come up with (an idea, plan, explanation, theory, or principle) after a mental effort
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