Translation of "transition" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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transitionnoun [ C or U ]

uk /trænˈzɪʃ.ən/ us /trænˈzɪʃ.ən/

C2 a change from one form or type to another, or the process by which this happens

The health-care system is in transition at the moment. 医疗保健制度目前正在变革中。
There will be an interim government to oversee the transition to democracy. 将会有一个临时政府来监督向民主政治的过渡。

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  • The transition from a totalitarian state to a free country will be long and slow.
  • The transition from boyhood to manhood can be a confusing period.
  • There will be a transition period before Jenny takes over as boss.

(Translation of “transition” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)