metamorphose

[met-uh-mawr-fohz, -fohs]
verb (used with object), metamorphosed, metamorphosing.
1.
to change the form or nature of; transform.
2.
to subject to metamorphosis or metamorphism.
verb (used without object), metamorphosed, metamorphosing.
3.
to undergo or be capable of undergoing a change in form or nature.

Origin:
1570–80; back formation from metamorphosis

unmetamorphosed, adjective


1, 3. mutate, transmute.
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metamorphose (ˌmɛtəˈmɔːfəʊz)
 
vb
to undergo or cause to undergo metamorphosis or metamorphism

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Word Origin & History

metamorphose
1570s, from Fr. métamorphoser (16c.), from métamorphose (n.), from L. metamorphosis (see metamorphosis). Related: Metamorphosed.
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Example sentences
Sports stars don't usually metamorphose during their careers.
These tadpoles must grow quickly so they can metamorphose before ponds dry up
  in late summer.
They have short gill structures and often take several seasons of growth before
  they will metamorphose to adults.
Tadpoles grow quickly and may metamorphose their first year or may over winter
  and metamorphose their second summer.
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