transition

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astrological signs, point of transition between cusp
(film) an immediate transition from one shot to the next cut
(film) a gradual transition from one scene to the next; the next scene is gradually superimposed as the former scene fades out dissolve
motion picture transition fading former scene into new scene dissolve , lap dissolve
low-lying wet land with grassy vegetation; usually is a transition zone between land and water fen , fenland , marsh , marshland
transition (in literary or theatrical works or films) to a later event or scene that interrupts the normal chronological development of the story flash-forward
transition (in literary or theatrical works or films) to an earlier event or scene that interrupts the normal chronological development of the story flashback
(film) an abrupt transition from one scene to another jump
immediate transition from one scene to another jump cut
abrupt transition jump , leap , saltation
nonharmonic note inserted for transition between harmonic notes passing note , passing tone
(physics) an abrupt transition of an electron or atom or molecule from one quantum state to another with the emission or absorption of a quantum quantum jump
religious ritual marking life transition rite of passage
smooth musical transition segue
transition without pause segue
belief in a gradual transition from capitalism to socialism by democratic means social democracy
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