transform


transform
1. [ʹtrænsfɔ:m] n
1. мат.
1) трансформанта, результат преобразования
2) преобразование
2. лингв. трансформ (результат применения трансформации)
2. [trænsʹfɔ:m] v
1. 1) изменять (внешний вид), преобразовывать

to transform beyond recognition - изменить до неузнаваемости

he was quite transformed by the removal of his beard - без бороды он стал совершенно другим

the smile transformed his face - улыбка преобразила его лицо

2) мат., лингв. трансформировать, преобразовывать

to transform an expression [a sentence] - преобразовывать выражение [предложение]

2. видоизменять; изменять (природу чего-л., характер)

aeroplanes have transformed warfare - появление самолётов совершенно изменило характер войны

success transformed his character - успех изменил его характер

3. (into)
1) превращать

to transform a cottage into a mansion - превратить коттедж во дворец

to transform a criminal into a decent member of society - делать из преступника полезного члена общества

to transform electrical energy into heat - преобразовывать электрическую энергию в тепло

2) превращаться

a tadpole transforms into a frog - головастик превращается в лягушку

a proton can transform into a neutron - протон может превратиться в нейтрон


Новый большой англо-русский словарь. 2001.

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  • transform — UK US /trænsˈfɔːm/ verb [T] ► to change completely the character or appearance of something in order to improve it: »Smart metropolitan developments have transformed former industrial areas in cities such as Birmingham and Manchester. »Social and …   Financial and business terms

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  • Transform — Trans*form , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Transformed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Transforming}.] [L. transformare, transformatum; trans across, over + formare to from: cf. F. transformer. See {Form}, v. t.] 1. To change the form of; to change in shape or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • transform — [trans fôrm′; ] for n. [ trans′fôrm΄] vt. [ME transformen < L transformare < trans , TRANS + formare, to form < forma, FORM] 1. to change the form or outward appearance of 2. to change the condition, nature, or function of; convert 3. to …   English World dictionary

  • Transform — Trans*form , v. i. To be changed in form; to be metamorphosed. [R.] [1913 Webster] His hair transforms to down. Addison. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • transform — (v.) mid 14c., from O.Fr. transformer, from L. transformare change the shape or form of, from trans across (see TRANS (Cf. trans )) + formare to form (see FORM (Cf. form)). Related: Transformed; transforming …   Etymology dictionary

  • transform — [v] change completely alter, commute, convert, cook, denature, doctor, make over, metamorphose, mold, mutate, reconstruct, remodel, renew, revamp, revolutionize, shift gears*, sing different tune*, switch, switch over, transfer, transfigure,… …   New thesaurus

  • transform — ► VERB 1) subject to or undergo transformation. 2) change the voltage of (an electric current) by electromagnetic induction. DERIVATIVES transformative adjective …   English terms dictionary

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