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conversionnoun

uk   /kənˈvɜː.ʃən/ /kənˈvɜː.ʒən/ us   /kənˈvɝː.ʒən/ /kənˈvɝː.ʃən/
  • conversion noun (CHANGE)

C2 [C or U] the process of converting something from one thing to another: Solar power is the conversion of the sun's energy into heat and electricity.
C2 [C or U] a process in which someone changes to a new religion or belief: Her conversion to Buddhism/Islam was a very gradual process. He used to be very right-wing, but he's undergone something of a conversion recently.
[C] a place for living in that has been changed from its previous use: a barn/factory conversion

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"conversion" in Business English

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conversionnoun [C or U]

uk   /kənˈvɜːʒən/ us  
the process of changing from one type of system or organization to another: currency conversionsconversion into sth the conversion of euros into US dollarsconversion (from sth) into sth the building society's conversion from a mutual organization into a public limited companyconversion to sth Conversion to digital TV will take place over a number of years.
FINANCE, STOCK MARKET the process of exchanging preferred shares (= shares that give you special rights) for ordinary shares: The interest rate and conversion price will be determined before the offering closes.
IT the process of changing computer data so that it can be read by a different software program: file conversion
LAW the illegal act of giving away or selling property that belongs to someone else
(Definition of conversion from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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