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Another word for alteration

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Noun
  1. The process or result of making or becoming different

      1. The act, fact, or process of varying; change or deviation in form, condition, appearance, extent, etc. from a former or usual state, or from an assumed standard
      2. The degree or extent of such change
      3. (Astron.) A change in or deviation from the mean motion or orbit of a planet, satellite, etc.
      1. A complete change; a transformation:
      2. (Music) A transformation of a set's prime form, by applying one or more of certain operations, specifically, transposition, inversion, and retrograde.
      3. The process of altering the order of a given set of objects in a group.
      1. (Biol.) A sudden variation in some inheritable characteristic in a germ cell of an individual animal or plant, as distinguished from a variation resulting from generations of gradual change
      2. A change, as in form, nature, qualities, etc.
      3. Any alteration or change.
      1. A phonological change undergone by a word or morpheme when it is used in a construction, as the change of will to 'll in they'll.
      2. A partial or slight change in form or content
      3. (--- Biol.) A change in an organism caused by its environment and not inheritable
      1. Money returned as the difference between the price of something bought and the bill or coin of larger denomination given in payment
      2. The replacing of one thing for another; substitution:
      3. In jazz, a change of harmony; a modulation.
    See also:

    change

Another word for alteration

Noun
  1. The act of altering

    See also:

    change

  2. A modification

      1. A small change; a minor correction; a modification
      2. The settlement of how much is to be paid in cases of loss or claim, as by insurance
      3. A means of adjusting.
      1. A change that corrects a mistake; change from wrong to right, or from abnormal to normal; emendation; rectification
      2. The amount of change made in correcting
      3. An amount or quantity added or subtracted in order to correct.
      1. A modification or restriction; limiting condition
      2. Any quality, skill, knowledge, experience, etc. that fits a person for a position, office, profession, etc.; requisite
      3. A condition that must be met in order to exercise certain rights
    See also:

    change