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- adj. Turned away, especially as an expression of feeling; also, offended; unpropitious.
- v. Simple past tense and past participle of avert.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Turned away, esp. as an expression of feeling; also, offended; unpropitious.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Turned away or aside.
- Specifically, in anat. drawing, having the head of the object turned to the top of the figure. Wilder.
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