Associations to the word «Transform»


TRANSFORM, verb. (transitive) To change greatly the appearance or form of.
TRANSFORM, verb. (transitive) To change the nature, condition or function of; to change in nature, disposition, heart, character, etc.; to convert.
TRANSFORM, verb. (transitive) (mathematics) To subject to a transformation; to change into another form without altering the value.
TRANSFORM, verb. (transitive) (electricity) To subject to the action of a transformer.
TRANSFORM, verb. (transitive) (genetics) To subject (a cell) to transformation.
TRANSFORM, verb. (intransitive) To undergo a transformation.
TRANSFORM, noun. (mathematics) the result of a transformation
TRANSFORM FAULT, noun. (geology) A geological fault (a form of strike-slip fault) found in mid-ocean ridges in which displacement undergoes a sudden change in direction

Dictionary definition

TRANSFORM, verb. Subject to a mathematical transformation.
TRANSFORM, verb. Change or alter in form, appearance, or nature; "This experience transformed her completely"; "She transformed the clay into a beautiful sculpture"; "transubstantiate one element into another".
TRANSFORM, verb. Change in outward structure or looks; "He transformed into a monster"; "The salesman metamorphosed into an ugly beetle".
TRANSFORM, verb. Change from one form or medium into another; "Braque translated collage into oil".
TRANSFORM, verb. Convert (one form of energy) to another; "transform energy to light".
TRANSFORM, verb. Change (a bacterial cell) into a genetically distinct cell by the introduction of DNA from another cell of the same or closely related species.
TRANSFORM, verb. Increase or decrease (an alternating current or voltage).

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