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  • v. Present participle of churn.
  • n. The act by which something is churned.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act of one who churns.
  • n. The quantity of butter made at one operation.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act of operating a churn.
  • n. The motion of a churn, or a motion which resembles that of a churn.
  • n. As much butter as is made at one time.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. moving with or producing or produced by vigorous agitation
  • adj. (of a liquid) agitated vigorously; in a state of turbulence

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