overturns

overturns
v. turn over; overthrow; reverse the power of (as of a decision); subdue; defeat

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • List of road accidents — records serious road accidents: those which took a high death toll, occurred in unusual circumstances, or hold some other historical significance. For crashes in which famous people died, please refer to List of people who died in road accidents …   Wikipedia

  • Disasters — ▪ 2009 Introduction Aviation       January 23, Poland. A Spanish built CASA transport plane carrying members of the Polish air force home from a conference on flight safety in Warsaw crashes near the town of Miroslawiec; all 20 aboard are killed …   Universalium

  • traffic — trafficker, n. trafficless, adj. /traf ik/, n., v., trafficked, trafficking. n. 1. the movement of vehicles, ships, persons, etc., in an area, along a street, through an air lane, over a water route, etc.: the heavy traffic on Main Street. 2. the …   Universalium

  • History of civil marriage in the U.S. — Civil marriage has undergone significant changes in the United States since the country s inception: * 1830 Right of married woman to own property in her own name (instead of all property being owned exclusively by the husband) in Mississippi. *… …   Wikipedia

  • Calendar of 2003 — ▪ 2004 January So long as there is a single Brazilian brother or sister going hungry, we have ample reason to be ashamed of ourselves. Lula, in his inaugural address as president of Brazil, January 1 January 1       The Socialist Lula (Luiz… …   Universalium

  • Tractor — This article is about a vehicle used in agriculture or construction. For the power unit of a semi trailer truck (articulated lorry), see tractor unit. For other uses, see Tractor (disambiguation) …   Wikipedia

  • Lake Kivu — Infobox lake lake name = Lake Kivu image lake = LakeKivu satellite.jpg caption lake = Satellite image of Lake Kivu courtesy of NASA. coords = coord|2|0|S|29|0|E|type:waterbody|display=inline,title type = Rift Valley lakes, Meromictic inflow =… …   Wikipedia

  • José María Sison — Infobox Person name = José María Sison image size = caption = birth name = birth date = birth date and age|1939|2|8 birth place = Cabugao, Philippines death date = death place = death cause = resting place = resting place coordinates = residence …   Wikipedia

  • Calendar of 2001 — ▪ 2002 January America has never been united by blood or birth or soil. We are bound by ideals that move us beyond our backgrounds, lift us above our interests and teach us what it means to be citizens. Every child must be taught these principles …   Universalium

  • Dates of 2005 — ▪ 2006 January This is a unique case of a people under occupation being asked to hold free and fair elections when they themselves are not free.… It s an important internal test, and I think it s a turning point. Palestinian legislator Hanan… …   Universalium

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”