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  Definition of transformation
  1. the act of changing in form or shape or appearance; "a photograph is a translation of a scene onto a two-dimensional surface"
  2. (genetics) modification of a cell or bacterium by the uptake and incorporation of exogenous DNA
  3. a rule describing the conversion of one syntactic structure into another related syntactic structure
  4. a qualitative change
  5. (mathematics) a function that changes the position or direction of the axes of a coordinate system
Similar Words: translation, transmutation, shift

 

Hyponyms: permutation, revision, alteration, transfiguration, transmogrification, metamorphosis, improvement, betterment, advance, population shift, pyrolysis, sea change, sublimation, tin pest, tin disease, tin plague, conversion, transition, changeover, degeneration, retrogression, strengthening, weakening, reflection, rotation, translation, affine transformation

 

Derivational Morphology: translate, transform, transmute, transubstantiate, shift

 

Anagrams: misinformation

 

Language Translations:
Catalan: transformació   Chinese: 变换  
Danish: transformation   Dutch: transformatie  
Esperanto: ŝanĝo   Finnish: muunnos  
French: transformation   Galician: transformación  
German: Transformation   Greek: μετασχηματισμός  
Italian: trasformazione   Japanese: 変態  
Korean: 변태   Latin: transformatio  
Polish: transformacja   Portuguese: transformação  
Russian: преобразования   Slovak: transformácia  
Slovenian: transformacija   Spanish: transformación  
Swedish: transformation  
 
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