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transition

noun [C/U]    /trænˈzɪʃ·ən/
the process of changing , or a change from one form or condition to another: [U] It was a neighborhood in transition from Jewish to Italian with a sprinkling of Irish . [C] Retirement is a big transition. literature, music A transition is also a link between ideas or sections in a work of literature or music . transitional    /trænˈzɪʃ·ə·nəl/ adjective [not gradable] We’re in a transitional period right now, and no one knows what to expect .
(Definition of transition noun from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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