changeover

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noun change·over \ˈchānj-ˌō-vər\

Definition of changeover

  1. 1 :  conversion, transition

  2. 2 :  a pause in a tennis match during which the players change sides of the court

Examples of changeover in a sentence

  1. Were there any problems during the changeover from the franc to the euro?

  2. <the region's changeover from an agricultural economy to one based on manufacturing>

1907

First Known Use of changeover

1907


CHANGEOVER Defined for English Language Learners

changeover

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noun change·over \ˈchānj-ˌō-vər\

Definition of changeover for English Language Learners

  • : a change from one condition, system, method, etc., to another


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