[ in-ter-kuhn-vur-zhuhn, -shuhn ]
/ ˌɪn tər kənˈvɜr ʒən, -ʃən /
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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.
Words nearby interconversion
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Example sentences from the Web for interconversion
We have found substantial evidence which demonstrates that there is no interconversion of the two types of nucleic acid.On Handling the Data|M. I. Mayfield
British Dictionary definitions for interconversion
/ (ˌɪntəkənˈvɜːʃən) /
a process in which two things are each converted into the other, often as the result of chemical or physical activity
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