Synonyms for transposition

Synonyms for (noun) transposition

Synonyms: transposition

Definition: (music) playing in a different key from the key intended; moving the pitch of a piece of music upwards or downwards

Similar words: playing

Definition: the act of playing a musical instrument

Synonyms: reversal, transposition

Definition: the act of reversing the order or place of

Similar words: reordering

Definition: a rearrangement in a different order

Synonyms: transposition

Definition: (electricity) a rearrangement of the relative positions of power lines in order to minimize the effects of mutual capacitance and inductance

Usage: he wrote a textbook on the electrical effects of transposition

Similar words: rearrangement

Definition: changing an arrangement

Synonyms: transposition

Definition: (mathematics) the transfer of a quantity from one side of an equation to the other along with a change of sign

Similar words: computing, computation, calculation

Definition: the procedure of calculating; determining something by mathematical or logical methods

Synonyms: transposition

Definition: (genetics) a kind of mutation in which a chromosomal segment is transfered to a new position on the same or another chromosome

Similar words: chromosomal mutation, mutation, genetic mutation

Definition: (genetics) any event that changes genetic structure; any alteration in the inherited nucleic acid sequence of the genotype of an organism

Synonyms: transposition, substitution, switch, replacement, permutation

Definition: an event in which one thing is substituted for another

Usage: the replacement of lost blood by a transfusion of donor blood

Similar words: variation, fluctuation

Definition: an instance of change; the rate or magnitude of change

Synonyms: heterotaxy, transposition

Definition: any abnormal position of the organs of the body

Similar words: abnormalcy, abnormality

Definition: an abnormal physical condition resulting from defective genes or developmental deficiencies

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