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ob·vert

 (ŏb-vûrt′, əb-)
tr.v. ob·vert·ed, ob·vert·ing, ob·verts
1. To turn (something) so as to present another side or aspect to view.
2. To alter the appearance of.
3. Logic To subject (a proposition) to obversion.

[Latin obvertere, to turn toward : ob-, toward; see ob- + vertere, to turn; see wer-2 in the Appendix of Indo-European roots.]

obvert

(ɒbˈvɜːt)
vb (tr)
1. (Logic) logic to deduce the obverse of (a proposition)
2. rare to turn so as to show the main or other side
[C17: from Latin obvertere to turn towards; see obverse]
obˈversion n

obvert


Past participle: obverted
Gerund: obverting

Imperative
obvert
obvert
Present
I obvert
you obvert
he/she/it obverts
we obvert
you obvert
they obvert
Preterite
I obverted
you obverted
he/she/it obverted
we obverted
you obverted
they obverted
Present Continuous
I am obverting
you are obverting
he/she/it is obverting
we are obverting
you are obverting
they are obverting
Present Perfect
I have obverted
you have obverted
he/she/it has obverted
we have obverted
you have obverted
they have obverted
Past Continuous
I was obverting
you were obverting
he/she/it was obverting
we were obverting
you were obverting
they were obverting
Past Perfect
I had obverted
you had obverted
he/she/it had obverted
we had obverted
you had obverted
they had obverted
Future
I will obvert
you will obvert
he/she/it will obvert
we will obvert
you will obvert
they will obvert
Future Perfect
I will have obverted
you will have obverted
he/she/it will have obverted
we will have obverted
you will have obverted
they will have obverted
Future Continuous
I will be obverting
you will be obverting
he/she/it will be obverting
we will be obverting
you will be obverting
they will be obverting
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been obverting
you have been obverting
he/she/it has been obverting
we have been obverting
you have been obverting
they have been obverting
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been obverting
you will have been obverting
he/she/it will have been obverting
we will have been obverting
you will have been obverting
they will have been obverting
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been obverting
you had been obverting
he/she/it had been obverting
we had been obverting
you had been obverting
they had been obverting
Conditional
I would obvert
you would obvert
he/she/it would obvert
we would obvert
you would obvert
they would obvert
Past Conditional
I would have obverted
you would have obverted
he/she/it would have obverted
we would have obverted
you would have obverted
they would have obverted
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