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Princeton's WordNet

  1. transitionaladjective

    of or relating to or characterized by transition

    "adolescence is a transitional stage between childhood and adulthood"

Wiktionary

  1. transitionaladjective

    of, or relating to a transition

  2. transitionaladjective

    temporary; pending the implementation of something new

    XHTML 1.0 Transitional

  3. Etymology: From transitition (from transitio 'transition', from transitus, the past participle of transire 'to transit', itself from trans- 'across' + ire 'to go, pass') + -al

Webster Dictionary

  1. Transitionaladjective

    of or pertaining to transition; involving or denoting transition; as, transitional changes; transitional stage

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of transitional in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of transitional in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of transitional in a Sentence

  1. Mahamat Idriss:

    It is not up to the transitional military council to designate a prime minister in this isolated manner. We want there to be talks between political parties, civil society and other actors in order to reach a consensus.

  2. State John Kerry:

    While finding a way forward on Syria will not be easy -- it's not going to be automatic -- it is the most promising opportunity for a political opening we have seen, what that transitional government could look like, who would be part of it, how they would meet and at what frequency -- all of this is up in the air.

  3. Michael Nathanson:

    We're in a bit of a transitional period where the contracts that were struck did not anticipate this type of change in strategy, i would think going forward from this point on every new contract will have to include language that figures out a way to compensate the talent for the potential of a direct-to-video, a direct-to-streaming watch.

  4. Eugene Tan:

    However, if it is assessed that a transitional prime minister is needed while the fourth generation is ready to take over, then ... Tharman is well-positioned to step up.

  5. Festus Mogae:

    The agreement is at risk, having come so close to the formation of the transitional government of national unity, all parties must ensure that the spirit of reconciliation, compromise and dialogue embodied by the agreement should be protected.

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