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Transformation

Trans`for`ma´tion
n.1.The act of transforming, or the state of being transformed; change of form or condition.
2.(Biol.) Any change in an organism which alters its general character and mode of life, as in the development of the germ into the embryo, the egg into the animal, the larva into the insect (metamorphosis), etc.; also, the change which the histological units of a tissue are prone to undergo. See Metamorphosis.
3.(Physiol.) Change of one from of material into another, as in assimilation; metabolism; metamorphosis.
4.(Alchemy) The imagined possible or actual change of one metal into another; transmutation.
5.(Theol.) A change in disposition, heart, character, or the like; conversion.
6.(Math.) The change, as of an equation or quantity, into another form without altering the value.
Noun1.transformation - a qualitative change
Synonyms: shift, transmutation
2.transformation - (mathematics) a function that changes the position or direction of the axes of a coordinate system
3.transformation - a rule describing the conversion of one syntactic structure into another related syntactic structure
4.transformation - (genetics) modification of a cell or bacterium by the uptake and incorporation of exogenous DNA
5.transformation - the act of changing in form or shape or appearance; "a photograph is a translation of a scene onto a two-dimensional surface"
Synonyms: translation
transformation - program transformation
To dream that you are undergoing a transformation, indicates a need for change or a deviation from your usual routine. It also suggests your expanded awareness and a deep-level personality development. *Please see also Metamorphosis.Fabianism, about-face, act drop, addition, alchemy, alteration, approximation, asbestos, asbestos board, assimilation, assumption, avatar, backdrop, batten, becoming, border, catabolism, catalysis, change, change-over, changeover, cloth, consubstantiation, conversion, coulisse, counterweight, curtain, curtain board, cyclorama, decor, differentiation, displacement, division, drop, drop curtain, equation, evolution, extrapolation, extremism, fire curtain, flat, flip-flop, flipper, gradualism, growth, hanging, heterotopia, integration, interpolation, inversion, involution, lapse, meliorism, metabolism, metagenesis, metamorphism, metamorphosis, metastasis, metathesis, metempsychosis, modification, multiplication, mutant, mutated form, mutation, naturalization, notation, passage, permutation, practice, progress, progressivism, proportion, radical reform, radicalism, rag, re-formation, reconversion, reduction, reform, reformation, reformism, regeneration, reincarnation, resolution, reversal, revisionism, revolution, scene, scenery, screen, shift, side scene, sport, stage screw, subtraction, switch, switch-over, tab, tableau, teaser, tormentor, transanimation, transfiguration, transfigurement, transformation scene, transformism, transit, transition, translation, translocation, transmigration, transmogrification, transmutation, transposition, transubstantiation, turning into, utopianism, volte-face, wing, wingcut, woodcut
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transferrin
Transfigurate
Transfiguratien
transfiguration
Transfiguration Day
Transfiguration of Jesus
Transfigure
transfinite induction
Transfix
transfixed
Transfixion
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Transform
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Transformative
transformed
Transformer
transforming gene
Transformism
Transfreight
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Transfrete
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Transfusion
transfusion reaction
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