- A mutual alteration of the physical or chemical nature of a substance or entity; E.G., i. of chemical compounds or of foodstuffs.
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interconversion — “+ noun Etymology: inter + conversion : conversion into one another : mutual conversion interconversion of chemical compounds … Useful english dictionary
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interconversion — in·ter·conversion … English syllables
interconversion — in•ter•con•ver•sion [[t]ˌɪn tər kənˈvɜr ʒən, ʃən[/t]] n. conversion of each of two things into the other; reciprocal conversion • Etymology: 1860–65 … From formal English to slang
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