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to make or become different

to render incapable of reproducing sexually

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cause to change

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become different in some particular way, without permanently losing one's or its former characteristics or essence

make an alteration to

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insert words into texts, often falsifying it thereby

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Gestational ecoestrogen administration alters serotonin-2A, D1 and D2 dopamine receptor-mediated behaviors in pups.
A fine and/or imprisonment for not more than 20 years for anyone who "corruptly alters, destroys, mutilates, or conceals a record, document, or other object, or attempts to do so, with the intent to impair the object's integrity or availability for use in an official proceeding" or "otherwise obstructs, influences, or impedes any official proceeding, or attempts to do so.
This photo-damage makes hair brittle and can alter its color.
With all the changes in the financial and economic system, monetary policy continues to work through the same basic mechanisms that alter the incentives to save and to spend and that shift the locus of such spending.
This is important since virtually all human diseases are related to gene expression and we have now established that antisense can predictably alter gene expression in man.
The National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) is developing a comprehensive program that addresses how gene expression is altered under different forms of environmental stress and how this alters the risk of developing disease.
The most systematic scientific study of how mystical experience alters people's lives will probably never be replicated.
To determine if exposure to estrogenic compounds alters the extent of apoptosis that occurs during development, we assayed Xenopus embryos exposed to nonylphenol, octylphenol, methoxychlor, or [E.
Ethylene sets off a chemical cascade inside plant cells that alters genetic activity, says Joseph J.