permute

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verb per·mute \ pər-ˈmyüt \

Definition of permute

permuted; permuting
transitive verb
:to change the order or arrangement of; especially :to arrange in all possible ways

permutable

play \pər-ˈmyü-tə-bəl\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of permute

Middle English, to exchange, from Anglo-French or Latin; Anglo-French permuter, from Latin permutare, from per- + mutare to change — more at mutable


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