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    Definition:
    Change - (v. t.) To alter; to make different; to cause to pass from one state to another; as, to change the position, character, or appearance of a thing; to change the countenance.
    Change - (v. t.) To alter by substituting something else for, or by giving up for something else; as, to change the clothes; to change one's occupation; to change one's intention.
    Change - (v. t.) To give and take reciprocally; to exchange; -- followed by with; as, to change place, or hats, or money, with another.
    Change - (v. t.) Specifically: To give, or receive, smaller denominations of money (technically called change) for; as, to change a gold coin or a bank bill.
    Change - (v. i.) To be altered; to undergo variation; as, men sometimes change for the better.
    Change - (v. i.) To pass from one phase to another; as, the moon changes to-morrow night.
    Change - (v. t.) Any variation or alteration; a passing from one state or form to another; as, a change of countenance; a change of habits or principles.
    Change - (v. t.) A succesion or substitution of one thing in the place of another; a difference; novelty; variety; as, a change of seasons.
    Change - (v. t.) A passing from one phase to another; as, a change of the moon.
    Change - (v. t.) Alteration in the order of a series; permutation.
    Change - (v. t.) That which makes a variety, or may be substituted for another.
    Change - (v. t.) Small money; the money by means of which the larger coins and bank bills are made available in small dealings; hence, the balance returned when payment is tendered by a coin or note exceeding the sum due.
    Change - (v. t.) A place where merchants and others meet to transact business; a building appropriated for mercantile transactions.
    Change - (v. t.) A public house; an alehouse.
    Change - (v. t.) Any order in which a number of bells are struck, other than that of the diatonic scale.
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    Definition: Similar or Containing
    Archangel - (n.) A chief angel; one high in the celestial hierarchy.
    Archangel - (n.) A term applied to several different species of plants (Angelica archangelica, Lamium album, etc.).
    Archangelic - (a.) Of or pertaining to archangels; of the nature of, or resembling, an archangel.
    Changed - (imp. & p. p.) of Change
    Changeability - (n.) Changeableness.
    Changeable - (a.) Capable of change; subject to alteration; mutable; variable; fickle; inconstant; as, a changeable humor.
    Changeable - (a.) Appearing different, as in color, in different lights, or under different circumstances; as, changeable silk.
    Changeableness - (n.) The quality of being changeable; fickleness; inconstancy; mutability.
    Changeably - (adv.) In a changeable manner.
    Changeful - (a.) Full of change; mutable; inconstant; fickle; uncertain.
    Changeless - (a.) That can not be changed; constant; as, a changeless purpose.
    Changeling - (n.) One who, or that which, is left or taken in the place of another, as a child exchanged by fairies.
    Changeling - (n.) A simpleton; an idiot.
    Changeling - (n.) One apt to change; a waverer.
    Changeling - (a.) Taken or left in place of another; changed.
    Changeling - (a.) Given to change; inconstant.
    Changer - (n.) One who changes or alters the form of anything.
    Changer - (n.) One who deals in or changes money.
    Changer - (n.) One apt to change; an inconstant person.
    Counterchanged - (imp. & p. p.) of Counterchange
    Counterchange - (v. t.) To give and receive; to cause to change places; to exchange.
    Counterchange - (v. t.) To checker; to diversify, as in heraldic counterchanging. See Counterchaged, a., 2.
    Counterchange - (n.) Exchange; reciprocation.
    Counterchanged - (a.) Exchanged.
    Counterchanged - (a.) Having the tinctures exchanged mutually; thus, if the field is divided palewise, or and azure, and cross is borne counterchanged, that part of the cross which comes on the azure side will be or, and that on the or side will be azure.
    Exchange - (n.) The act of giving or taking one thing in return for another which is regarded as an equivalent; as, an exchange of cattle for grain.
    Exchange - (n.) The act of substituting one thing in the place of another; as, an exchange of grief for joy, or of a scepter for a sword, and the like; also, the act of giving and receiving reciprocally; as, an exchange of civilities or views.
    Exchange - (n.) The thing given or received in return; esp., a publication exchanged for another.
    Exchange - (n.) The process of setting accounts or debts between parties residing at a distance from each other, without the intervention of money, by exchanging orders or drafts, called bills of exchange. These may be drawn in one country and payable in another, in which case they are called foreign bills; or they may be drawn and made payable in the same country, in which case they are called inland bills. The term bill of exchange is often abbreviated into exchange; as, to buy or sell exchange.
    Exchange - (n.) A mutual grant of equal interests, the one in consideration of the other. Estates exchanged must be equal in quantity, as fee simple for fee simple.
    Exchange - (n.) The place where the merchants, brokers, and bankers of a city meet at certain hours, to transact business. In this sense often contracted to 'Change.
    Exchanged - (imp. & p. p.) of Exchange
    Exchange - (n.) To part with give, or transfer to another in consideration of something received as an equivalent; -- usually followed by for before the thing received.
    Exchange - (n.) To part with for a substitute; to lay aside, quit, or resign (something being received in place of the thing parted with); as, to exchange a palace for cell.
    Exchange - (n.) To give and receive reciprocally, as things of the same kind; to barter; to swap; as, to exchange horses with a neighbor; to exchange houses or hats.
    Exchange - (v. i.) To be changed or received in exchange for; to pass in exchange; as, dollar exchanges for ten dimes.
    Exchangeability - (n.) The quality or state of being exchangeable.
    Exchangeable - (a.) Capable of being exchanged; fit or proper to be exchanged.
    Exchangeable - (a.) Available for making exchanges; ratable.
    Exchangeably - (adv.) By way of exchange.
    Exchanger - (n.) One who exchanges; one who practices exchange.
    Inchangeability - (n.) Unchangeableness.
    Interchanged - (imp. & p. p.) of Interchange
    Interchange - (v. t.) To put each in the place of the other; to give and take mutually; to exchange; to reciprocate; as, to interchange places; they interchanged friendly offices and services.
    Interchange - (v. t.) To cause to follow alternately; to intermingle; to vary; as, to interchange cares with pleasures.
    Interchange - (v. i.) To make an interchange; to alternate.
    Interchange - (n.) The act of mutually changing; the act of mutually giving and receiving; exchange; as, the interchange of civilities between two persons.
    Interchange - (n.) The mutual exchange of commodities between two persons or countries; barter; commerce.
    Interchange - (n.) Alternate succession; alternation; a mingling.
    Interchangeability - (n.) The state or quality of being interchangeable; interchangeableness.
    Interchangeable - (a.) Admitting of exchange or mutual substitution.
    Interchangeable - (a.) Following each other in alternate succession; as, the four interchangeable seasons.
    Interchangement - (n.) Mutual transfer; exchange.
    Overchange - (n.) Too much or too frequent change; fickleness.
    Rechange - (v. t. & i.) To change again, or change back.
    Reexchange - (v. t.) To exchange anew; to reverse (a previous exchange).
    Reexchange - (n.) A renewed exchange; a reversal of an exchange.
    Reexchange - (n.) The expense chargeable on a bill of exchange or draft which has been dishonored in a foreign country, and returned to the country in which it was made or indorsed, and then taken up.
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    Oxford: Definition:
    Change - n. 1 a making or becoming different. B alteration or modification. 2 a money exchanged for money in larger units or a different currency. B money returned as the balance of that given in payment. 3 new experience; variety (need a change). 4 substitution of one thing for another (change of scene). 5 (in full change of life) colloq. Menopause. 6 (usu. In pl.) One of the different orders in which bells can be rung. v. (-ging) 1 undergo, show, or subject to change; make or become different. 2 a take or use another instead of; go from one to another (change one's socks; changed trains). B (usu. Foll. By for) give up or get rid of in exchange (changed the car for a van). 3 give or get money in exchange for. 4 put fresh clothes or coverings on. 5 (often foll. By with) give and receive, exchange. 6 change trains etc. 7 (of the moon) arrive at a fresh phase. change down engage a lower gear. Change gear engage a different gear. Change hands 1 pass to a different owner. 2 substitute one hand for the other. Change one's mind adopt a different opinion or plan. Change over change from one system or situation to another.
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    Oxford: Definition: Similar or Containing
    Archangel - n. Angel of the highest rank.
    Archangel - n. Angel of the highest rank.
    Bill of exchange - n. Written order to pay a sum of money on a given date to the drawer or to a named payee.
    Changeable - adj. 1 inconstant. 2 that can change or be changed.
    Changeling - n. Child believed to be substituted for another.
    Change of clothes - n. Second outfit in reserve.
    Change of heart - n. Conversion to a different view.
    Change-over - n. Change from one system to another.
    Exchange - n. 1 giving of one thing and receiving of another in its place. 2 giving of money for its equivalent in the money of the same or another country. 3 centre where telephone connections are made. 4 place where merchants, bankers, etc. Transact business. 5 a office where information is given or a service provided. B employment office. 6 system of settling debts without the use of money, by bills of exchange. 7 short conversation. v. (-ging) 1 (often foll. By for) give or receive (one thing) in place of another. 2 give and receive as equivalents. 3 (often foll. By with) make an exchange. in exchange (often foll. By for) as a thing exchanged (for). exchangeable adj. [french: related to *change]
    Exchange rate - n. Value of one currency in terms of another.
    Interchange - v. (-ging) 1 (of two people) exchange (things) with each other. 2 put each of (two things) in the other's place; alternate. n. 1 (often foll. By of) exchange between two people etc. 2 alternation. 3 road junction where traffic streams do not cross.
    Interchangeable - adj. That can be interchanged, esp. Without affecting the way a thing works. interchangeably adv.
    Labour exchange - n. Colloq. Or hist. Employment exchange.
    Part-exchange - n. Transaction in which goods are given as part of the payment. v. Give (goods) thus.
    Sea change - n. Notable or unexpected transformation.
    Sex change - n. Apparent change of sex by hormone treatment and surgery.
    Short-change - v. Cheat, esp. By giving insufficient change.
    Small change - n. Coins, not notes.
    Stock exchange - n. 1 place for dealing in stocks and shares. 2 dealers working there.
    Unchangeable - adj. Unable to be changed.
    Unchanged - adj. Not changed; unaltered.

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