change of direction


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Noun1.change of direction - the act of changing the direction in which something is oriented
change - the action of changing something; "the change of government had no impact on the economy"; "his change on abortion cost him the election"
turn - the act of turning away or in the opposite direction; "he made an abrupt turn away from her"
turnabout, reversion, turnaround, reversal, reverse - turning in the opposite direction
change of course - a change in the direction that you are moving
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But Tancred, the bay horse, began to make such spirited remonstrances against this frequent change of direction, that Stephen, catching sight of Willy Moss peeping through the gate, called out, "Here
By means of the rudder we instantly effected the necessary change of direction, and our course was brought nearly at right angles to that of the wind ; when we set in motion the spring of the screw, and were rejoiced to find it propel us readily as desired.
We need a change of direction and policy to get traditional Labour voters voting.
Lateral change of direction technique is no different.
In particular, the regions where left-handed and right-handed twists conjoin may be "hot spots' for mutation, since DNA's twin strands might tend to unravel a bit in order to accommodate the change of direction.
The Directors of El Tigre Development authorize the change of direction from a development company to "clean renewable energy" provider.