eversion

[ ih-vur-zhuhn, -shuhn ]
/ ɪˈvɜr ʒən, -ʃən /

noun

a turning or being turned outward or inside out.

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Origin of eversion

1425–75; late Middle English <Latin ēversiōn- (stem of ēversiō), equivalent to ēvers(us) (see eversible) + -iōn--ion
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Medical definitions for eversion

eversion
[ ĭ-vûrzhən ]

n.

A turning outward, as of the eyelid.
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