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Antonyms for transposition
ˌtræns pəˈzɪʃ ən

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term transposition.

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  1. transposition, heterotaxy(noun)

    any abnormal position of the organs of the body

    Synonyms:
    substitution, reversal, switch, permutation, replacement, heterotaxy

  2. substitution, permutation, transposition, replacement, switch(noun)

    an event in which one thing is substituted for another

    "the replacement of lost blood by a transfusion of donor blood"

    Synonyms:
    reversal, refilling, replacing, exchange, commutation, renewal, switch, substitution, replenishment, surrogate, heterotaxy, successor, switching, shift, replacement, alternate, permutation, electrical switch, substitute, electric switch

  3. transposition(noun)

    (genetics) a kind of mutation in which a chromosomal segment is transfered to a new position on the same or another chromosome

    Synonyms:
    substitution, reversal, switch, permutation, replacement, heterotaxy

  4. transposition(noun)

    (mathematics) the transfer of a quantity from one side of an equation to the other along with a change of sign

    Synonyms:
    substitution, reversal, switch, permutation, replacement, heterotaxy

  5. transposition(noun)

    (electricity) a rearrangement of the relative positions of power lines in order to minimize the effects of mutual capacitance and inductance

    "he wrote a textbook on the electrical effects of transposition"

    Synonyms:
    substitution, reversal, switch, permutation, replacement, heterotaxy

  6. transposition, reversal(noun)

    the act of reversing the order or place of

    Synonyms:
    reversal, turnabout, turnaround, setback, about-face, change of mind, black eye, reverse, substitution, flip-flop, heterotaxy, policy change, volte-face, turn around, replacement, switch, blow, permutation, reversion

  7. transposition(noun)

    (music) playing in a different key from the key intended; moving the pitch of a piece of music upwards or downwards

    Synonyms:
    substitution, reversal, switch, permutation, replacement, heterotaxy

How to use transposition in a sentence?

  1. Friedrich Nietzsche:

    Zarathustra was the first to consider the fight of good and evil the very wheel in the machinery of things: the transposition of morality into the metaphysical realm, as a force, cause, and end in itself, is his work. […] Zarathustra created this most calamitous error, morality; consequently, he must also be the first to recognize it.

How to pronounce transposition?

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Alex
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Daniel
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Karen
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Veena
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How to say transposition in sign language?

  1. transposition

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