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"transformator" is probably misspelled. Trying transform instead Definition of transform

1. transform [ v ] subject to a mathematical transformation

Used in print:

(C. R. Wylie, Jr. "Line involutions in S3 whose...)

The_most obvious of these is the quadratic complex of tangents to Q , each line of_which is transformed into the entire pencil of lines tangent to Q at the image of the point of tangency of the given line .

Thus pencils of tangents to Q are transformed into pencils of tangents .

For the lines of any plane , � p , meeting Q in a conic C , are transformed into the congruence of secants of the curve C ' into which C is transformed in the point involution on Q .

For the lines of any plane , � p , meeting Q in a conic C , are transformed into the congruence of secants of the curve C ' into which C is transformed in the point involution on Q .

In_particular , tangents to C are transformed into tangents to C ' .

Synonyms transform Related Terms change transformation

2. transform [ v ] change or alter in form, appearance, or nature
Examples: "This experience transformed her completely" "She transformed the clay into a beautiful sculpture" "transubstantiate one element into another"

Used in print:

(Clement Greenberg, "Collage" in his Art and...)

Depicted , Cubist flatness is now almost completely assimilated to the literal , undepicted kind , but at_the_same_time it reacts upon and largely transforms the undepicted kind - and it does so , moreover , without depriving the latter of its literalness ; rather , it underpins and reinforces that literalness , re-creates it .

Only when the collage had been exhaustively translated into oil , and transformed by this translation , did Cubism become an affair of positive color and flat , interlocking silhouettes whose legibility and placement created allusions to , if_not the illusion of , unmistakable three-dimensional identities .

(Marvin Schiller, "The Sheep's in the Meadow,"...)

The letters took their source from a stream of my imagination in which I was transformed into a young_man not unlike my bunkmate Eliot_Sands - he of the porch steps anecdotes - who smoked cigarettes , performed the tango , wore fifty dollar suits , and sneaked_off into the dark with girls to do unimaginable things with them .

Synonyms transform transmute transubstantiate Related Terms change work stalinise destalinise sorcerize transubstantiate transmutation

3. transform [ v ] change in outward structure or looks
Examples: "He transformed into a monster" "The salesman metamorphosed into an ugly beetle"

Used in print:

(Harold Rosenberg, "The Trial and Eichmann"...)

Eichmann himself is a model of how the myth of the enemy Jew can be used to transform the ordinary man of present-day society into a menace to all his neighbors .

Synonyms transform transmute metamorphose Related Terms change become aurify

4. transform [ v ] increase or decrease (an alternating current or voltage)

Synonyms transform Related Terms change physics

5. transform [ v ] change (a bacterial cell) into a genetically distinct cell by the introduction of DNA from another cell of the same or closely related species

Synonyms transform Related Terms change biology

6. transform [ v ] convert (one form of energy) to another
Examples: "transform energy to light"

Synonyms transform Related Terms change physics

7. transform [ v ] change from one form or medium into another
Examples: "Braque translated collage into oil"

Synonyms translate transform Related Terms change prepare metricize diagonalize transformation

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