- the act or process of changing from one power source, system, etc., to another.
- an act or an instance of changing from one job, belief, style, etc., to another.
Origin of switchover
First recorded in 1925–30; noun use of verb phrase switch over
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Related Words for switchoverfluctuation, permutation, amendment, conversion, diversification, variation, mutation, modification, variance, adjustment, transformation, revision, about-face, turnabout, reversal, U-turn, revolution, diversity, progression, variety
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Historical Examples of switchover
You know who's grown richer and richer since the switchover.Meeting of the Board
Alan Edward Nourse
- the act or an instance of changing from one method, policy, or technology to anotherthe switchover to digital television
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