[ pur-myoo-teyt, per-myoo-teyt ]
/ ˈpɜr myʊˌteɪt, pərˈmyu teɪt /
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verb (used with object), per·mu·tat·ed, per·mu·tat·ing.
to cause (something) to undergo permutation.
to arrange (items) in a different sequence.
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British Dictionary definitions for permutate
/ (ˈpɜːmjʊˌteɪt) /
to alter the sequence or arrangement (of); treat by permutationendlessly permutating three basic designs
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