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Synonyms for saltation
sælˈteɪ ʃən

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  1. saltationnoun

    (geology) the leaping movement of sand or soil particles as they are transported in a fluid medium over an uneven surface

    Synonyms:
    dance, bounce, spring, terpsichore, bound, leaping, jump, leap, dancing

  2. saltationnoun

    (genetics) a mutation that drastically changes the phenotype of an organism or species

    Synonyms:
    dance, bounce, spring, terpsichore, bound, leaping, jump, leap, dancing

  3. leap, jump, saltationnoun

    an abrupt transition

    "a successful leap from college to the major leagues"

    Synonyms:
    jumping, parachuting, bounce, startle, spring, terpsichore, bound, leaping, dance, jump, start, leap, dancing

  4. dancing, dance, terpsichore, saltationnoun

    taking a series of rhythmical steps (and movements) in time to music

    Synonyms:
    dance, bounce, spring, terpsichore, bound, leaping, jump, leap, dancing

  5. leap, leaping, spring, saltation, bound, bouncenoun

    a light, self-propelled movement upwards or forwards

    Synonyms:
    dancing, bounciness, dance, fountain, bounds, edge, terpsichore, give, bound, springiness, springtime, spring, leap, bounce, natural spring, boundary, leaping, bouncing, outpouring, limit, outflow, jump

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. saltationnoun

    Synonyms:
    leap, jump, hop, spring, bound, vault

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