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change

verb adapt, adjust, alter, be converted, be innonstant, be irresolute, convert, convertere in, deviate, diverge, evolve, exchange, fluctuate, give in exxhange, go through phases, innovate, interchange, make a transition, make different, make over, metamorphose, modify, modulate, permute, put in the place of, recast, recondition, reconstruct, reform, regenerate, reorganize, replace, resolve into, restyle, revise, revolutionize, show phases, subrogate, substitute, switch, switch around, transfigure, transform, transmogrify, transmute, transubstantiate, turn from, turn into, variegate, vary
Associated concepts: additions and alterations, change in circumstances, change in conditions, change in occupancy, change in ownership, change in title, change of address, change of beneficiary, change of domicile, change of duties, change of name, change of ownership, change of parties, change of position, change of possession, change of venue, immaterial change, major change, minor change, permaaent change, proposed change
See also: adapt, adjust, advance, alter, alternative, amend, amendment, commute, conflict, convert, correction, denature, development, digression, diversification, emend, exchange, fluctuate, innovation, interchange, modification, modify, money, pass, progress, reassign, reclassification, reconversion, redress, reform, remedy, reorganization, replace, replacement, resolve, reversal, revise, revision, subrogation, substitute, succedaneum, tamper, transition, vacillate, vary

CHANGE. The exchange of money for money. The giving, for example, dollars for eagles, dimes for dollars, cents for dimes. This is a contract which always takes place in the same place. By change is also understood small money. Poth. Contr. de Change, n. 1.

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