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transposes

verb
present tense third-person singular of transpose

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1 to change in form, appearance, or use
  • the snappy pop song was transposed into a ballad through a reworking of instrumentation and a change in key

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2 to change the place or position of
  • after the ex-governor's scandals belatedly came to light, his portrait was transposed to a quiet corner of the statehouse

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“Transposes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/transposes. Accessed 19 Jan. 2022.

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