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vowel whose quality or length is changed to indicate linguistic distinctions (such as sing sang sung song) ablaut
ability to change (or be changed) to fit changed circumstances adaptability
can be changed to different settings adjustable spanner , adjustable wrench
will during life of testator, that can be changed as a alterable , ambulatory
football play is changed orally after both teams have assumed their positions at the line of scrimmage audible
process in which liquid blood is changed into a semisolid mass (a blood clot) blood clotting , blood coagulation
(physics) statistical law obeyed by a system of particles whose wave function is not changed when two particles are interchanged (the Pauli exclusion principle does not apply) Bose-Einstein statistics
substance that causes a change without becoming changed itself catalyst
(chemistry) a process in which one or more substances are changed into others chemical reaction , reaction
gas or vapor changed to a liquid condensation
linguistics as it has changed through time, study of diachronic
condition or result of being changed diversity
English statesman; during the War of the Roses he fought first for the house of York and secured the throne for Edward IV and then changed sides to fight for the house of Lancaster and secured the throne for Henry VI (1428-1471) Earl of Warwick , Kingmaker , Richard Neville , Warwick
(computer science) memory whose contents can be accessed and read but cannot be changed fixed storage , read-only memory , read-only storage , ROM
wheelwork consisting of a connected set of rotating gears by which force is transmitted or motion or torque is changed gear , gearing , geartrain , power train , train
United States newspaper publisher whose introduction of large headlines and sensational reporting changed American journalism (1863-1951) Hearst , William Randolph Hearst
quality of being irreversible (once done it cannot be changed) irreversibility
English paleontologist whose account of fossil discoveries in Tanzania changed theories of human evolution (1903-1972) Leakey , Louis Leakey , Louis Seymour Bazett Leakey
(Old Testament) when God destroyed Sodom and Gomorrah, Lot and his family were told to flee without looking back; Lot's wife was disobedient and was immediately changed into a pillar of salt Lot's wife
pernicious anemia in which the various formed elements in the blood are changed metaplastic anaemia , metaplastic anemia
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