Meaning of TRANSFORMATION in English

TRANSFORMATION

■ noun

1》 a marked change in nature, form, or appearance.

2》 Mathematics & Logic a process by which a figure, expression, or function is converted into another one of similar value.

3》 Linguistics a process by which an element in the underlying logical deep structure of a sentence is converted to an element in the surface structure.

4》 Biology the transfer of genetic information between different species of bacteria, especially by a plasmid.

Derivatives

~al adjective

~ally adverb

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