conversion

  1. an event that results in a transformation
  2. a change in the units or form of an expression
  3. a successful free throw or try for point after a touchdown
  4. a spiritual enlightenment causing a person to lead a new life
  5. (psychiatry) a defense mechanism represses emotional conflicts which are then converted into physical symptoms that have no organic basis
  6. interchange of subject and pr......

    Conversion

    (1) Process of changing from one method of data processing to another, or from one data processing system to another. Synonymous with Reformatting. (2) To secure specific action such as a purchase or contribution from a name on a mailing list or as a result of an inquiry.
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    conversion

    (from the article `football, gridiron`) ...and between the goal posts (a three-point field goal). After a touchdown, the ball is placed on the three-yard line (the two-yard line in the ...
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    conversion

    (from the article `papermaking`) The rolls of paper produced by the paper machine must still undergo a number of operations before the paper becomes useful to the consumer. These ...
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    conversion

    (from the article `religion, philosophy of`) ...(1737) and A Treatise Concerning Religious Affections (1746). About a century later, during a period of religious `revivals,` interest developed ... Religion relates to the whole of a man`s personality and because of this totality of human response, people speak of `conversi...
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    conversion

    (kәn-vur´zhәn) the act of changing into something of different form or properties. a type of defense mechanism by which a person has anxiety from an unconscious internal conflict, and that becomes changed to be expressed in a symbolic physical symptom such as pain, paralysis, loss of sight, or ...
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    conversion

    (L. con with + versio turning) 1. an unconscious defense mechanism by which the anxiety that stems from intrapsychic conflict is converted and expressed in a symbolic somatic.
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    conversion

    [n] - (psychiatry) a defense mechanism represses emotional conflicts which are then converted into physical symptoms that have no organic basis 2. [n] - an event that results in a transformation 3. [n] - a change of religion 4. [n] - interchange of subject and predicate of a proposition 5. [n] - a change in the units or form ...
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    Conversion

    • (n.) A spiritual and moral change attending a change of belief with conviction; a change of heart; a change from the service of the world to the service of God; a change of the ruling disposition of the soul, involving a transformation of the outward life. • (n.) A change or reduction of the form or value of a proposition; as, the conve...
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    conversion

    spiritual rebirth noun a spiritual enlightenment causing a person to lead a new life
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    conversion

    transition noun an event that results in a transformation
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    Conversion

    [chemistry] Conversion and its related terms yield and selectivity are important terms in chemical reaction engineering. They describe as ratios how much of a reactant has reacted (X — conversion, normally between zero and one), how much of a desired product was formed (Y — yield, normally also between zero and one) and how much desired...
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    Conversion

    [gridiron football] The try (American football, also known as point(s) after touchdown, PAT) or convert (Canadian football) occurs immediately after a touchdown during which the scoring team is allowed to attempt to score one extra point by kicking the ball through the uprights in the manner of a field goal, or two points by bringing the ba...
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    Conversion

    [law] Conversion is a common law tort. A conversion is a voluntary act by one person inconsistent with the ownership rights of another. It is a tort of strict liability in the United Kingdom. Its criminal counterpart is not typically theft but rather criminal conversion, which differs from theft in the lack of intent to deprive the owner of...
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    Conversion

    [linguistics] Before revision in 2008, the grade was called `Knight Grand Commander` ...
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    Conversion

    [word formation] In linguistics, conversion, also called zero derivation, is a kind of word formation; specifically, it is the creation of a word (of a new word class) from an existing word (of a different word class) without any change in form. For example, the noun green in golf (referring to a putting-green) is derived ultimately from th...
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    Conversion

    Con·ver'sion noun [ Latin conversio : confer French conversion . See Convert .] 1. The act of turning or changing from one state or condition to another, or the state of being changed; transmutation; change. « Artificial conversion of water into ice. Baco...
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    Conversion

    A defense mechanism, operating unconsciously, by which intrapsychic conflicts that would otherwise g
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    Conversion

    a kick at the posts after the awarding of a try, scoring two points if successful. The kick must be attempted directly from a spot perpendicular to the spot where the try was awarded. Usually taken with a place kick, it can be rushed when the kicker makes a move towards the ball. If taken as a drop kick it is uncontested.
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    Conversion

    A model made by cutting or altering parts parts of an existing model kit.
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    Conversion

    a personal transformation or religious rebirth
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    Conversion

    A turning away from one way of life to another. In Christianity, it is a turning away from sin and toward a new life of Christ. Most churches agree on the need for conversion, but its relationship with salvation is debated between religious groups (Reid et al. 1990
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    conversion

    An unconscious defense mechanism by which the anxiety that stems from intrapsychic conflict is converted and expressed in a symbolic somatic. ... Origin: L. Con = with, versio = turning ... (18 Nov 1997) ...
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    Conversion

    Chemical process turning U3O8 into UF6 preparatory to enrichment
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    Conversion

    Chemical process turning U308 into UF6 preparatory to enrichment.
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21076
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