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the process or result of changing from one appearance, state, or phase to another

Synonyms for transformation

(mathematics) a function that changes the position or direction of the axes of a coordinate system

a rule describing the conversion of one syntactic structure into another related syntactic structure

(genetics) modification of a cell or bacterium by the uptake and incorporation of exogenous DNA

the act of changing in form or shape or appearance

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An ambitious approach can either pay off with higher value or fail bigger, which is why your transformation strategy needs to be well-conceived from the start," says Robert T.
International Conference on Solid [to] Solid Phase Transformations (2005: Phoenix, AZ) Ed.
The cultural transformation focused on developing a new set of company values and promoting behavior that supported these values.
BTA transformation efforts center upon six strategic business enterprise priorities that, in the simplest of terms, encompass people, assets, investments, and suppliers.
The attainment of robust and timely architecture views will enable better acquisition decisions as armed services undergo transformation.
creating new organizational constructs to facilitate transformation and institutionalize cultural change;
Mezirow (1991, 2000) provides a model for transformational learning, which includes the following non-sequential components: 1) A disorienting dilemma, 2) self-examination with feelings of fear, anger, guilt or shame, 3) a critical assessment of assumptions, 4) recognition that one's discontent and the process of transformation are shared, 5) exploration of options for new roles, relationships, and actions, 6) planning a course of action, 7) acquiring knowledge and skills for implementing one's plans, 8) provisionally trying new roles 9) building competence and self-confidence in new roles and relationships 10) a reintegration into one's life on the basis of conditions dictated by one's new perspective (Mezirow, 2000, p.
This is like the previous transformation, but with the change occurring at the out-vertex of [E.
In fact, I believe, in the increasingly info-centric environment in which we find ourselves, our space capabilities will be even more critical to future transformation in the national security arena.
XRCE scientists believe that Circus-DTE could be especially useful when there are multiple document transformations, such as document content processing, Internet publishing, publishing on handheld devices and database-to-XML conversions.
Because oncogenic activation of several signal transduction pathways can increase AP-1 activity (16,17), these findings indicate that activation of ERK-1 and ERK-2 is essential for activation of AP-1 and for transformation by TPA or EGF in the JB6 model.
Thus, we can think of the amount of polymer added as our independent variable x, the filtrate consistency as our basic dependent variable y, and the retention as a transformation y' of y.
In the following conversation with Chief Executive in Prague, Klaus claims that transformation in the republic is complete.
Collectively, these represent the beginnings of total business transformation.
An affine transformation behaves somewhat like a drafting machine that takes in a drawing (or the coordinates of all the points making up the lines in a drawing), then shrinks, enlarges, shifts or skews the picture and, finally, spews out a distorted version of the original.
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