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fold something back

to bend a sheet or flap of something back. She very carefully folded the page back to mark her place in the book. She folded back the page to mark her place in the book. The surgeon folded the flap of skin back, revealing the torn ligament.
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fold back

[for a sheet of something] to bend back. The cloth folded back, revealing the faded upholstery below. The top page folded back, revealing a neatly typed manuscript.
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uk, the KMB boasts a wide range of upgrades that make it stand out of the crowd - proven 49cc 2-stroke Honda derived engine, fully restrictable throttle, front and rear drum brakes, electric start, fully automatic twist and go, rear mono shock, front forks, fold back kickstart, snap-back spring loaded race footpegs, key switch immobiliser, NGK spark plug, and removable race paddock stand, to name but a few.
Plant bulbs in the soil, fold back the turn and stamp down to ensure that the turf connects with the bulbs.
gt; 3 : to fold back or under <Turn down the sheets.
The 5040 has three programmable memories for test setup recall and features such as overcurrent fold back, overload current capacity, and an inrush current rating of four times the maximum current.
Glass doors fold back on all sides of the building, revealing the clean lines of the interior.
For centuries, the plane and the helicoid were the only known examples of infinite, unbounded minimal surfaces that don't fold back to intersect themselves.
Microwave, fold back the top and it's a ready-to-eat package.
With the decklid raised, the roof top and back window fold back in a clam shell manner into the trunk cavity.
Use it as a standard notebook or flip and fold back the touchscreen to use as a scribble pad or presentation device.
Fold back three quarters of an inch of paper from the end of each wing.
DEATH ADDER Unlike other elapids, this stocky Australian snake has long-hinged fangs that fold back against the roof of the mouth within a sheath of skin.
The blades have boon designed to cam forward into their cutting position, eliminating the arrow deflection of angled hits often associated with expandable-style broadheads that fold back into their cutting position.
Fold back into rest of whipped cream with a rubber spatula.
Indelible Blue first defected from the all-IBM fold back in February 1999, when it began offering its Atlas workstations pre-loaded with Linux (CI No 3,595).
The arm can fold back on itself at the middle joint, letting the operator reach into the mold's cavity and around and under the various components.