- to increase or decrease (the voltage and current characteristics of an alternating-current circuit), as by means of a transformer.
- to decrease (the voltage and current characteristics of a direct-current circuit), as by means of a transformer.
- a mathematical quantity obtained from a given quantity by an algebraic, geometric, or functional transformation.
- the transformation itself.
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The tasteless bread was transformed into a sweet cake that included ingredients, such as dried fruit and marzipan.One Cake to Rule Them All: How Stollen Stole Our Hearts|Molly Hannon|December 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Step forward GoPro, the HD camera manufacturer that has transformed how we document the world around us.Why Every Home Needs a Drone This Holiday|Charlie Gilbert|December 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Even good, arresting visual art is transformed by its context.Sneer and Clothing in Miami: Inside The $3 Billion Woodstock of Contemporary Art|Jay Michaelson|December 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Even good, arresting visual art is transformed by the gaze of a potential consumer.Sneer and Clothing in Miami: Inside The $3 Billion Woodstock of Contemporary Art|Jay Michaelson|December 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The idea that this journey is being transformed into a “pay-per-prayer” weekend, as Sardar notes, is heart wrenching and worrying.For Rent: Priceless Historic Sites|Elinor Betesh|November 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A sob rose in her throat, and broke from her lips transformed into a trembling, sharp, glad cry.The Bondboy|George W. (George Washington) Ogden
It is secreted by the gastric glands, and is transformed into pepsin by the action of a free acid.A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis|James Campbell Todd
As if a magician's wand had touched him, the garland of roses transformed him into a vision of Oriental beauty.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
She looked steadily into my face with eyes shining and her whole being transformed.Three More John Silence Stories|Algernon Blackwood
On the other hand, Vera Galloway was transformed into a demure-looking shop assistant waiting a customers' orders.The Weight of the Crown|Fred M. White