- unauthorized assumption and exercise of rights of ownership over personal property belonging to another.
- a change from realty into personalty, or vice versa, as in the sale or purchase of land or the mining of coal.
- Also called data conversion . the act or process of transferring data from one format into another.
- Also called media conversion . the act of transferring or copying stored data from one storage medium to another.
- Also called system conversion . the change from an existing computer system to a new computer system.
- the process of changing the base that a number or numbers are written in.
Origin of conversion
OTHER WORDS FROM conversioncon·ver·sion·al, con·ver·sion·ar·y [kuhn-vur-zhuh-ner-ee, -shuh-], /kənˈvɜr ʒəˌnɛr i, -ʃə-/, adjectivenon·con·ver·sion, nounpre·con·ver·sion, nounsem·i·con·ver·sion, noun
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How to use conversion in a sentence
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Indeed, every teacher is expected to be a Muslim by birth or conversion.Houellebecq’s Incendiary Novel Imagines France With a Muslim President|Pierre Assouline|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The campaign included a push for the World Health Organization to condemn gay-conversion therapy.
There is no better way to redefine your image than to undergo a religious conversion.The Good Wife’s Religion Politics: Voters Have No Faith in Alicia's Atheism|Regina Lizik|November 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Duplex Drive (called DD) was one: an amphibious conversion which could be fitted to a normal Sherman tank.Blood in the Sand: When James Jones Wrote a Grunt’s View of D-Day|James Jones|November 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Experts hypothesize the painting represents the “conquest dance,” a Christian conversion ritual still performed to this day.7 Historically Significant Artifacts Rescued by Happenstance|The Daily Beast|October 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
William has thus been happily able to report to the society the approaching conversion of M'Bongo and his imminent civilization.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
The conversion of the other, a 63-inch low-pressure vacuum engine at Wheal Gons, will be traced in this chapter.Life of Richard Trevithick, Volume II (of 2)|Francis Trevithick
God invites the rebel Jews to return to him, with a promise to receive them: he foretells the conversion of the Gentiles.
The temple of God shall not protect a sinful people, without a sincere conversion.
Mr Dean did not believe in sudden conversion, nevertheless he expressed gratification.The Garret and the Garden|R.M. Ballantyne
British Dictionary definitions for conversion
- a change or adaptation in form, character, or function
- something changed in one of these respects
- unauthorized dealing with or the assumption of rights of ownership to another's personal property
- the changing of real property into personalty or personalty into realty
- an alteration to a car engine to improve its performance
- (as modifier)a conversion kit