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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 turn·er /ˈtɝnɚ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Turn·er n.
 1. One who turns; especially, one whose occupation is to form articles with a lathe.
 2. Zool. A variety of pigeon; a tumbler.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Tur·ner n.  A person who practices athletic or gymnastic exercises.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: United States slave and insurrectionist who in 1831 led a
           rebellion of slaves in Virginia; he was captured and
           executed (1800-1831) [syn: Nat Turner]
      2: United States endocrinologist (1892-1970) [syn: Henry
         Hubert Turner]
      3: English landscape painter whose treatment of light and color
         influenced the French impressionists (1775-1851) [syn: Joseph
         Mallord William Turner]
      4: United States historian who stressed the role of the western
         frontier in American history (1861-1951) [syn: Frederick
         Jackson Turner]
      5: a tumbler who is a member of a turnverein
      6: a lathe operator
      7: cooking utensil having a flat flexible part and a long
         handle; used for turning or serving food [syn: food