transition

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Transition is on the Academic Word List.

Pronunciation[change]

Noun[change]

Singular
transition

Plural
transitions

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Transition is on the Academic Vocabulary List.
  1. (countable & uncountable) A transition is a change from one place or situation to another.
    Diana has made the transition from girl to woman.
    The transition from ice to water occurs at 0°C.
    They want at least a five-year transition period.

Verb[change]

Plain form
transition

Third-person singular
transitions

Past tense
transitioned

Past participle
transitioned

Present participle
transitioning

  1. (transitive) If something transitions, it changes from one place or situation to another.