transition


Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Legal, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to transition: Transition elements, Demographic transition
  • all
  • noun
  • verb

Synonyms for transition

Synonyms for transition

the process or an instance of passing from one form, state, or stage to another

Synonyms for transition

the act of passing from one state or place to the next

a change from one place or state or subject or stage to another

a musical passage moving from one key to another

a passage that connects a topic to one that follows

cause to convert or undergo a transition

Related Words

make or undergo a transition (from one state or system to another)

Related Words

References in periodicals archive ?
The objective is to ensure that departing partners take efforts to secure client transition and retention so they will receive the maximum purchase price.
Northrop Grumman has now tapped expertise from across the corporation and put more robust processes in place, but the transition did not occur fast enough to prevent program perturbations.
The agencies GAO reviewed--Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Department of Energy, Department of Justice, Federal Bureau of Investigation, and GSA--were generally planning to employ sound transition planning practices.
While data clearly show that physician executives are able to transition from one health care sector to another, nearly 40 percent of these physician executives experienced obstacles.
The seminar looked primarily at the transition assistance service available to those leaving military service and returning to civilian life.
Flexibility is the key to this type of transition strategy, and the parties to a two-stage deal can customize it to fit their goals.
Risk can be minimized when transitioning to a new water treatment program through careful supplier selection, development of a clear transition plan with agreeable and achievable goals, and a well thought out contingency plan for managing the unexpected," said Ciba's Philippe "Successful transition plans balance the risks and benefits.
The industry transition period on the journey from parallel SCSI to SFF SAS hard disc drives will not take long.
The early adolescent developmental period is one in which individuals experience many changes, including the biological changes associated with puberty, important changes in relations with family and peers, and the social and educational changes related to transition from elementary to middle school (Wigfield, Byrnes, & Eccles, in press; Wigfield & Eccles, 2002).
10 letter states, "The proposed FSP provides an elective alternative transition method for determining the opening balance of the APIC pool upon adoption of FAS 123(R).
More history is required to explain those transitions.
and development of career decision-making skills, and transition planning will be discussed.
One very viable option is to structure a gradual transition involving managers already working in the business.
As a transition it raises for the hearer the opposing emotions of anticipation and fear.
One of the first questions asked by investigators will be about the existence of an up-to-date Self-Evaluation and Transition Plan--and the lack of an answer is no defense.