Pronunciation: (tûr'nur),[key] —n. 1. a person or thing that turns or is employed in turning.
2. a person who fashions or shapes objects on a lathe.
Pronunciation: (tûr'nur, toor'-),[key] —n. a member of a turnverein; tumbler or gymnast.
Pronunciation: (tûr'nur),[key] —n. 1. Frederick Jackson, 1861–1932, U.S. historian.
2. Joseph Mal•lord William, Pronunciation: (mal'urd),[key] 1775–1851, English painter.
3. Nat, 1800–31, American black slave leader: led uprising of slaves in Southampton County, Virginia, 1831.