|change from larva to adult||holometabolism|
|(British spelling for inflection) curve, bend; change in pitch or tone of the voice; addition of a suffix or other element to the basic form of a word to change its meaning or function (Grammar)||inflexion|
|(Chemistry) change into an isomer (chemical compound which has the same number and kind of atoms as another but differs in structural arrangement), make or become isomeric||isomerize|
|(Chemistry) convert into an ester, change into ester||esterify|
|(Geology) belief that major geological changes on earth were caused by catastrophes (and not by gradual change), pessimism, theory of geological violence||catastrophism|
|(Informal) abrupt reversal or change (esp. of opinion); back flip; sound of something flapping; backless thong sandal; circuit that can toggle between two modes (Electronics), backless sandal, backward flip, change of mind, change opinion, circuit with...||flip-flop|
|(Mathematics, Physics) quantity with magnitude and direction (represented by an arrow indicating its direction); (Biology) insect which carries diseases, means of disease transfer; route of a plane, change thrust direction of aircraft engine, computer ...||vector|
|(Zoology) larva of the blowfly (infests humans and animals and spreads disease), larva of blowfly||screwworm|
|1960s dance, bend, bread or roll, cigar or tobacco, coil, curl, spin, turn; rotate opposite ends of an object in opposing directions; entwine; distort, pervert; sprain (ankle, etc.); produce a spiral shape, constantly change direction, distort meaning,...||twist|
|A classic negative change in ratings for a stock, or other rated security.||Downgrade|
|A common gauge of the price sensitivity of a fixed income asset or portfolio to a change in interest rates.||Duration|
|a key on a computer keyboard that can be pressed together with another key to change the function of the latter||Alt key|
|a movie rating indicating that a movie can be seen by children under the age of 17 only if accompanied by an adult, gas constant||R|
|a physical change on the nervous system that represents a memory||engram|
|abandon an allegiance, desert, change sides, flaw, imperfection in crystal, imperfection; deficiency, personal flaw, reject your homeland||defect|
|ability to adjust configuration and size to fit new conditions; (Computers) ability to change the scaling of an application; ability to expand the capabilities of a computer; ability to change the size of a font or picture||scalability|
|ability to adjust to load changes, ability to maintain a balance, air mass without upward movement, measure of maintaining equilibrium, mental firmness, resistance to a changed position, resistance to a chemical change, resistance to air currents, resi...||stability|
|ability to be molded, ability to keep shape after change, flexibility, pliability, pliancy, elasticity, malleability, three-dimensional quality||plasticity|
|ability to move, movability; ability to move; portability; agility; ability to change, movement to another social group||mobility|
|ability to reach sexual maturity during the larval stage (Zoology), juvenile features in adult animal, pedomorphosis||neoteny|
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