1. [ noun ] (linguistics) a linguistic process of transposition of sounds or syllables within a word or words within a sentence
Related terms: linguistic_process
2. [ noun ] (chemistry) a chemical reaction between two compounds in which parts of each are interchanged to form two new compounds (AB+CD=AD+CB)
Synonyms: double_decomposition_reaction double_decomposition
Related terms: chemical_reaction double_replacement_reaction
Similar spelling:   Methodist