Definitions of reversal:
  • noun:   a change from one state to the opposite state
    Example: "There was a reversal of autonomic function"
  • noun:   a judgment by a higher court that the judgment of a lower court was incorrect and should be set aside
  • noun:   a decision to reverse an earlier decision
  • noun:   turning in an opposite direction or position
    Example: "The reversal of the image in the lens"
  • noun:   the act of reversing the order or place of
  • noun:   an unfortunate happening that hinders of impedes; something that is thwarting or frustrating
  • noun:   a reversal in attitude or principle or point of view
  • noun:   turning in the opposite direction

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