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metamorphosisnoun

uk   /ˌmet.əˈmɔː.fə.sɪs/  us   /ˌmet̬.əˈmɔːr.fə.sɪs/ (plural metamorphoses )
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metamorphosisnoun [C/U]

 us   /ˌmet̬·əˈmɔr·fə·sɪs/ (plural metamorphoses  /ˌmet̬·əˈmɔr·fəˌsiz/ )
a complete change of character, appearance, or condition: [C] She underwent a metamorphosis from a steady player into a ruthless aggressor on the court.
biology Metamorphosis is the process by which the young form of insects, frogs, etc., develops into the adult form.
metamorphosed
adjective  /ˌmet̬·əˈmɔr·foʊzd, -foʊst/ earth science
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