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Definition of Conversion

Conversion n. means: A change or reduction of the form or value of a proposition; as, the conversion of equations; the conversion of proportions.

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Conversion n. means: A change or reduction of the form or value of a proposition; as, the conversion of equations; the conversion of proportions.

Meaning of Conversion

Conversion (n.) means: A change or reduction of the form or value of a proposition; as, the conversion of equations; the conversion of proportions.

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Conversion (n.): A change or reduction of the form or value of a proposition; as, the conversion of equations; the conversion of proportions.

Conversion (n.): An appropriation of, and dealing with the property of another as if it were one's own, without right; as, the conversion of a horse.

Secularization (n.): The act of rendering secular, or the state of being rendered secular; conversion from regular or monastic to secular; conversion from religious to lay or secular possession and uses; as, the secularization of church property.

Reconversion (n.): A second conversion.

Chondrification (n.): Formation of, or conversion into, cartilage.

Marmorosis (n.): The metamorphism of limestone, that is, its conversion into marble.

Hematosis (n.): Sanguification; the conversion of chyle into blood.

Proselytism (n.): Conversion to a religion, system, or party.

Conversion (n.): A change of character or use, as of smoothbore guns into rifles.

Transformation (n.): A change in disposition, heart, character, or the like; conversion.

Animalization (n.): Conversion into animal matter by the process of assimilation.

Eburnification (n.): The conversion of certain substances into others which have the appearance or characteristics of ivory.

Version (n.): A change of form, direction, or the like; transformation; conversion; turning.

Conversion (n.): A change of front, as a body of troops attacked in the flank.

Mineralization (n.): The conversion of a cell wall into a material of a stony nature.

Cutinization (n.): The conversion of cell walls into a material which repels water, as in cork.

Chymification (n.): The conversion of food into chyme by the digestive action of gastric juice.

Dairy (n.): That department of farming which is concerned in the production of milk, and its conversion into butter and cheese.

Conversion (n.): The act of interchanging the terms of a proposition, as by putting the subject in the place of the predicate, or the contrary.

Conversion (n.): The act of changing one's views or course, as in passing from one side, party, or from of religion to another; also, the state of being so changed.

Andropetalous (a.): Produced by the conversion of the stamens into petals, as double flowers, like the garden ranunculus.

Digestion (n.): The conversion of food, in the stomach and intestines, into soluble and diffusible products, capable of being absorbed by the blood.

Hepatization (n.): Conversion into a substance resembling the liver; a state of the lungs when gorged with effused matter, so that they are no longer pervious to the air.

Assimilation (n.): The conversion of nutriment into the fluid or solid substance of the body, by the processes of digestion and absorption, whether in plants or animals.

Use (v. t.): The act of employing anything, or of applying it to one's service; the state of being so employed or applied; application; employment; conversion to some purpose; as, the use of a pen in writing; his machines are in general use.

Pelagian (n.): A follower of Pelagius, a British monk, born in the later part of the 4th century, who denied the doctrines of hereditary sin, of the connection between sin and death, and of conversion through grace.

Amylolytic (a.): Effecting the conversion of starch into soluble dextrin and sugar; as, an amylolytic ferment.

Diastatic (a.): Relating to diastase; having the properties of diastase; effecting the conversion of starch into sugar.

Conversion (n.): The act of turning or changing from one state or condition to another, or the state of being changed; transmutation; change.

Sanguification (n.): The production of blood; the conversion of the products of digestion into blood; hematosis.

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Words, slangs, sentences and phrases similar to Conversion

Meaning of comeback

comeback means: Benzocaine and mannitol used to adulterate cocaine for conversion to crack

Meaning of generalise/generalize

generalise/generalize means: a shilling (1/-), from the mid 1800s, thought to be backslang. Also meant to lend a shilling, apparently used by the middle classes, presumably to avoid embarrassment. Given that backslang is based on phonetic word sound not spelling, the conversion of shilling to generalize is just about understandable, if somewhat tenuous, and in the absence of other explanation is the only known possible derivation of this odd slang.

Meaning of Barrels

Barrels means: A round wooden cask usually used for storage. Barrel makers were coopers. It was common for a ships to have barrel makers on board. The following are some other standard barrel/cask sizes: Puncheon = either 84 or 120 gallons (depending on the goods being shipped) Butt= 108 gallons ( a cask capable of holding twice that of a hogshead) Hogshead =63 gallons Barrel = between 31-42 gallons Tierce= 42 gallons Kilderkin =18 gallons Firkin =9 gallons Rundlet = anywhere between 3 and 20 gallons (most often 14.5 gallons) (Measurement are in US standards, for conversion: 1 US gallon =3.785 liters or 0.833 British gallon.)

Meaning of Hogshead

Hogshead means: A large cask usually used for shipping wine and spirits or other liquids or dry goods. In the Americas, Hogsheads were used frequently in the transportation of tobacco and sugar cane. The tobacco hogshead used in colonial times was very large. The standardized hogshead measured 48 inches long and 30 inches in diameter at the head. Fully packed with tobacco, it weighed about 1000 pounds. The following are some other standard barrel/cask sizes: Puncheon = either 84 or 120 gallons (depending on the goods being shipped) Butt= 108 gallons ( a cask capable of holding twice that of a hogshead) Hogshead =63 gallons Barrel = between 31-42 gallons Tierce= 42 gallons Kilderkin =18 gallons Firkin =9 gallons Rundlet = anywhere between 3 and 20 gallons (most often 14.5 gallons) (Measurement are in US standards, for conversion: 1 US gallon =3.785 liters or 0.833 British gallon.) So next time sing 15 men on a dead man's chest, yo ho ho and a hogshead of rum!

Meaning of Conversion

Conversion means: A change or reduction of the form or value of a proposition; as, the conversion of equations; the conversion of proportions.

Meaning of Conversion

Conversion means: An appropriation of, and dealing with the property of another as if it were one's own, without right; as, the conversion of a horse.

Meaning of Secularization

Secularization means: The act of rendering secular, or the state of being rendered secular; conversion from regular or monastic to secular; conversion from religious to lay or secular possession and uses; as, the secularization of church property.

Meaning of Reconversion

Reconversion means: A second conversion.

Meaning of Chondrification

Chondrification means: Formation of, or conversion into, cartilage.

Meaning of Marmorosis

Marmorosis means: The metamorphism of limestone, that is, its conversion into marble.

Meaning of Hematosis

Hematosis means: Sanguification; the conversion of chyle into blood.

Meaning of Proselytism

Proselytism means: Conversion to a religion, system, or party.

Meaning of Conversion

Conversion means: A change of character or use, as of smoothbore guns into rifles.

Meaning of Transformation

Transformation means: A change in disposition, heart, character, or the like; conversion.

Meaning of Animalization

Animalization means: Conversion into animal matter by the process of assimilation.

Meaning of Eburnification

Eburnification means: The conversion of certain substances into others which have the appearance or characteristics of ivory.

Meaning of Version

Version means: A change of form, direction, or the like; transformation; conversion; turning.

Meaning of Conversion

Conversion means: A change of front, as a body of troops attacked in the flank.

Meaning of Mineralization

Mineralization means: The conversion of a cell wall into a material of a stony nature.

Dictionary words and meanings

Meaning of Aroynt

Aroynt means: See Aroint.

Meaning of Band

Band means: A continuous tablet, stripe, or series of ornaments, as of carved foliage, of color, or of brickwork, etc.

Meaning of Blocking

Blocking means: Blocks used to support (a building, etc.) temporarily.

Meaning of Gnaw

Gnaw means: To corrode; to fret away; to waste.

Meaning of Precedent

Precedent means: Something done or said that may serve as an example to authorize a subsequent act of the same kind; an authoritative example.

Slang words and meanings

Meaning of SPIT−SPOT

SPIT−SPOT means: Spit−spot is slang for fine, excellent.

Meaning of dotty

dotty means: Adj. Eccentric or slightly mad. E.g."My dotty Auntie Ethel is visiting this weekend." {Informal}

Meaning of Yo 'sup?

Yo 'sup? means: hi,what is going on??

Meaning of stressed

stressed means: Upset. He married a common street-walker.

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