Definitions for transmutation

Definitions for (noun) transmutation

Main entry: transmutation, transubstantiation

Definition: an act that changes the form or character or substance of something

Main entry: shift, transformation, transmutation

Definition: a qualitative change

Main entry: transmutation

Definition: (physics) the change of one chemical element into another (as by nuclear decay or radioactive bombardment)

Usage: the transmutation of base metals into gold proved to be impossible

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