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English definition of “invert”

invert

verb [T]     /ɪnˈvɜːt/ US  /-ˈvɝːt/ formal
to turn something upside down or change the order of two things: In some languages , the word order in questions is inverted (= the verb comes before the subject of the sentence ).Turning upside down inverted     /-ˈvɜː.tɪd/ US  /-ˈvɝː.t̬ɪd/ adjective Cover the bowl with an inverted plate .Turning upside down
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