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Transmutation

Trans`mu`ta´tion
n.1.The act of transmuting, or the state of being transmuted; as, the transmutation of metals.
2.(Geom.) The change or reduction of one figure or body into another of the same area or solidity, but of a different form, as of a triangle into a square.
3.(Biol.) The change of one species into another, which is assumed to take place in any development theory of life; transformism.
Transmutation of metals
(Alchem.) the conversion of base metals into gold or silver, a process often attempted by the alchemists. See Alchemy, and Philosopher's stone, under Philosopher.
Noun1.transmutation - an act that changes the form or character or substance of something
2.transmutation - a qualitative change
3.transmutation - (physics) the change of one chemical element into another (as by nuclear decay or radioactive bombardment); "the transmutation of base metals into gold proved to be impossible"
alteration, change, modification, natural philosophy, physical science, physics, transmute
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