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three-point turn

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Motor vehicles
three-point turnˌthree-point ˈturn noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 TTCa way of turning your car so that it faces the opposite way, by driving forwards, backwards, and then forwards again while turning
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three-point turnDad Mike asked him to give his fianc e driving lessons and he ended up doing a three-point turn on the backseat.He had conquered the three-point turn.
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