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turning on

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  • Turning On is a collection of thirteen science fiction short stories by Damon Knight. The stories were originally published between 1951 and 1965 in Galaxy, Analog and other science fiction magazines.
  • An Ace paperback reprinting in 1967 omitted the story "The Handler". This story was also omitted in the 1966 reissue of the Doubleday hardback edition.
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    Definition of turning on in English Dictionary

  • VerbBFturn onSGturns onPT, PPturned on
    1. present participle of turn on.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • The argument turned on the question of whether or not jobs would be lost.
        • The global economic crisis has managed to turn on their head stock exchanges worldwide.
        • She turned on the waterworks when we told her the old man was dead, but she was asking questions about the will soon enough.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Verbs
        • Verb forms
          • Participles
            • Present participles
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      Meaning of turning on for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this idiom "turning on" is a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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