Skip to definition.
Get the FREE one-click dictionary software for Windows or the iPhone/iPad and Android apps

Noun: turning circle
  1. (of a road vehicle) the circular path formed by the wheel furthest from the centre of the turn when turning to the maximum extent
  2. (nautical) the path followed by a vessel’s centre of gravity when it makes a complete turn of 360 with a consistent rudder angle

Derived forms: turning circles

Encyclopedia: Turning circle