Turn"ta`ble(?), n. A large revolving platform, for turning railroad cars, locomotives, etc., in a different direction; -- called also turnplate.
Tur"nus(?), n. [NL., fr. L. Turnus, the king of the Rutuli, mentioned in the neid.] (Zol.) A common, large, handsome, American swallowtail butterfly, now regarded as one of the forms of Papilio glaucus syn. Jasoniades glaucus. The wings are yellow, margined and barred with black, and with an orange-red spot near the posterior angle of the hind wings. Called also tiger swallowtail. See Illust. under Swallowtail.
Turn"ve*rein`(?), n. [G., from turnen to exercise + verein a union.] A company or association of gymnasts and athletes.
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