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  1. Reversing

    of Reverse

  2. Reversingadjective

    serving to effect reversal, as of motion; capable of being reversed


  1. Reversing

    Reversing is the process of driving a vehicle in the reverse direction in order to maneuver. Rear view mirrors are standard equipment for this endeavor. Extremely large or luxury vehicles may have in addition technical aids such as backup cameras. Many industrial vehicles such as fork lifts automatically activate a warning beep whilst reversing. Reversing a vehicle can serve the purpose of changing lanes in traffic when a driver wishes to change to an adjacent lane but the destination lane is relatively jammed with vehicles. This is performed by driving in the reverse direction until the vehicle can move into the adjacent lane at the back of the queue in the next lane.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of reversing in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of reversing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of reversing in a Sentence

  1. Cliff Gardner:

    We are certainly pleased that, as it did in reversing Scott's penalty on direct appeal, The California Supreme Court recognized the importance of a fairly selected jury.

  2. Phil Roe:

    We have made great progress in reversing some of the most damaging effects of this law.

  3. Gary Paulin:

    While we have had some big inflows into Europe these past few weeks, we are still a long way from reversing the cumulative outflows seen since the crisis began.

  4. Juda Engelmayer:

    In reversing the conviction of Bill Cosbys, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court has demonstrated, once again, that no matter who a defendant may be and no matter the nature of the alleged crime, courts can be relied upon to follow the law and come to the correct decision, this decision also reaffirms Read MoreWeinstein reps confidence that the Appellate Division in New York will reach the similarly correct decision in Harvey Weinstein appeal, considering the abundance of issues that cry out for a reversal.

  5. Bucky Hellwig:

    We’re reversing the' Brexit' as it becomes evident that it was more of a political vote and decision than an economic decision.

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    (used of persons) bound to a tract of land; hence their service is transferable from owner to owner
    • A. ravening
    • B. ectomorphic
    • C. adscripted
    • D. omnifarious

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