What does transmutation mean?

Definitions for transmutationˌtræns myuˈteɪ ʃən, ˌtrænz-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. transmutation, transubstantiation(noun)

    an act that changes the form or character or substance of something

  2. transformation, transmutation, shift(noun)

    a qualitative change

  3. transmutation(noun)

    (physics) the change of one chemical element into another (as by nuclear decay or radioactive bombardment)

    "the transmutation of base metals into gold proved to be impossible"


  1. transmutation(Noun)

    the act of transmuting or the state of being transmuted

  2. transmutation(Noun)

    the supposed transformation of base metals into gold by the alchemists

  3. transmutation(Noun)

    the transformation of one element into another by a nuclear reaction

Webster Dictionary

  1. Transmutation(noun)

    the act of transmuting, or the state of being transmuted; as, the transmutation of metals

  2. Transmutation(noun)

    the change or reduction of one figure or body into another of the same area or solidity, but of a different form, as of a triangle into a square

  3. Transmutation(noun)

    the change of one species into another, which is assumed to take place in any development theory of life; transformism


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of transmutation in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of transmutation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. James Scott:

    The human condition is plagued with a labyrinth of shortcomings, frailties and limitations that hinder man from reaching his fullest potential. Therefore, it only makes sense that we find ourselves at the next phase in human evolution where restricted man merges with the infinite possibilities of hyper-evolving technologies. This techno-human transmutation will prove to be ‘the’ quantum leap in human progression. The harmonization of technologically extending oneself, consciousness, artificial intelligence and machine learning will reverse the failures of genetic predisposition and limitation.

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