a method used to stretch and align the body, especially the lower back, by suspending the entire body upside down from an apparatus that grips or supports the feet or knees.
[in-vur-siv] /ɪnˈvɜr sɪv/ adjective 1. noting, pertaining to, or characterized by .
[verb in-vurt; adjective, noun in-vurt] /verb ɪnˈvɜrt; adjective, noun ˈɪn vɜrt/ verb (used with object) 1. to turn upside down. 2. to reverse in position, order, direction, or relationship. 3. to turn or change to the opposite or contrary, as in nature, bearing, or effect: to invert a process. 4. to turn inward or back […]
[in-vur-teys, -teyz] /ɪnˈvɜr teɪs, -teɪz/ noun, Biochemistry. 1. an enzyme, occurring in yeast and in the digestive juices of animals, that causes the inversion of cane sugar into . /ɪnˈvɜːteɪz/ noun 1. an enzyme, occurring in the intestinal juice of animals and in yeasts, that hydrolyses sucrose to glucose and fructose Also called saccharase invertase […]
[in-vur-tuh-brit, -breyt] /ɪnˈvɜr tə brɪt, -ˌbreɪt/ adjective 1. Zoology. 2. without strength of character. noun 3. an invertebrate animal. 4. a person who lacks strength of character. /ɪnˈvɜːtɪbrɪt; -ˌbreɪt/ noun 1. any animal lacking a backbone, including all species not classified as vertebrates adjective 2. of, relating to, or designating invertebrates n. 1826, from Latin […]