transmute

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See also: transmuté

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin trānsmūtāre, from trans + mūtāre.

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transmute (third-person singular simple present transmutes, present participle transmuting, simple past and past participle transmuted)

  1. (transitive, intransitive) To change, transform or convert one thing to another, or from one state or form to another.
    Synonym: alchemise
    The alchemists tried to transmute base metals to gold.
    Did the base metals transmute to gold?

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transmute

  1. inflection of transmuter:
    1. first/third-person singular present indicative/subjunctive
    2. second-person singular imperative

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transmute

  1. first-person singular present subjunctive of transmutar
  2. third-person singular present subjunctive of transmutar
  3. third-person singular imperative of transmutar

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transmute

  1. inflection of transmutar:
    1. first-person singular present subjunctive
    2. third-person singular present subjunctive
    3. third-person singular imperative