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changed in form or character without becoming something else

having testicles or ovaries removed

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changed in order to improve or made more fit for a particular purpose

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For a thing is altered when change of quality takes place; therefore either rest in its quality or change in the direction of the contrary may be called the contrary of this qualitative form of motion.
The next day I met him again in the office of the Palace Hotel, and seeing him about to repeat the disagreeable performance of the day before, intercepted him in a doorway, with a friendly salutation, and bluntly requested an explanation of his altered manner.
An altered word is one in which part of the ordinary form is left unchanged, and part is re-cast; as in {delta epsilon xi iota-tau epsilon rho omicron nu / kappa alpha tau alpha / mu alpha zeta omicron nu},
"Altered beyond his knowledge." Anne fully submitted, in silent, deep mortification.
"So altered that he should not have known her again!" These were words which could not but dwell with her.
He had thought her wretchedly altered, and in the first moment of appeal, had spoken as he felt.
It is not known if the name of the letter was altered as an additional mnemonic, or if the name was always Klatch and the destruction one of nature's pums.
"Well, sir, as I was saying, it was a long time before he could recollect me; for, indeed, I am very much altered since I saw him.
The dresses had to be altered so that they could not be recognized, and they ought to have been ready three days before.
Altered Eating Ltd has applied to North Tyneside Council for permission to turn buildings in Whitley Bay into a "altered eating hub" to help those who struggle to eat as a result of illnesses such as cancer.
[USA], Feb 7 (ANI): The Akay Lab biomedical research team at the University of Houston has reported in the journal Nature Scientific Reports that a possible cure for addiction may be found by following the pathways of significantly altered dopamine neurons in newborns who were chronically exposed to nicotine in utero.
Netflix's new futuristic series "Altered Carbon" introduced very interesting characters in its freshman run, especially actor Joel Kinnaman's sleeve - human body- for protagonist Takeshi Kovacs.
This is the devious code source at the heart of the new Netflix series 'Altered Carbon.' In the show's future, human consciousness can be downloaded into chips called stacks and transferred from one body to another-the bodies are called 'sleeves.' The process, called 're-sleeving,' is expensive, and only the truly wealthy can keep re-sleeving as each of their current bodies die.
LAWYERS will submit their final arguments in the trial of two senior officials at a private university, who allegedly altered exam results for money.
I got into altered books after experimenting with mixed media for art trading cards, and also using scrapbooking techniques - it was almost a natural progression.