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English definition of “transition”

transition

noun [C, U]     /trænˈzɪʃən/ formal
a change from one system or method to another, often a gradual one: The country is in the process of making the transition from military rule to democracy.Change and changes
transitional adjective a transitional period/phase a transitional government
(Definition of transition noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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