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Look up transformation in Wiktionary, the free dictionary.

Transformation (root transform) may refer to: Transformation is also referred to as a turn. Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... It has been suggested that French Wiktionary be merged into this article or section. ... Look up transform in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ...


In science:

In computing: In mathematics, a transformation in elementary terms is any of a variety of different functions from geometry, such as rotations, reflections and translations. ... In statistics, data transformation is carried in order to transform the data and assure that it has a normal distribution (a remedy for outliers, failures of normality, linearity, and homoscedasticity). ... In chemistry a chemical transformation shows the conversion of a substrate to a product omitting the reagents and catalysts or underlying reaction mechanism as opposed to a chemical reaction. ... Transformation is the genetic alteration of a cell resulting from the introduction, uptake and expression of foreign genetic material (DNA or RNA). ... Transformational grammar is a broad term describing grammars (almost exclusively those of natural languages) which have been developed in a Chomskian tradition. ... This does not cite its references or sources. ... Cancer is a class of diseases or disorders characterized by uncontrolled division of cells and the ability of these cells to spread, either by direct growth into adjacent tissue through invasion, or by implantation into distant sites by metastasis (where cancer cells are transported through the bloodstream or lymphatic system). ... A Pieris rapae larva An older Pieris rapae larva A Pieris rapae pupa A Pieris rapae adult Metamorphosis is a process in biology by which an individual physically develops after birth or hatching, and involves significant change in form as well as growth and differentiation. ...

  • Data transformation, process of converting data from a source into a destination format
  • Model transformation, process of converting a model Ma conforming to metamodel MMa into model Mb conforming to metamodel MMb. If MMa=MMb, then one has an endogeneous transformation; otherwise one has an exogeneous transformation. Model transformation usually takes place using languages like GReAT, VIATRA, ATL, etc.
  • Program transformation, the process of converting special source code into other detailed structures
  • Vocabulary-based transformation
  • XML transformation language, process of transforming an XML document into another one with languages like XSLT, XQuery, STX, FXT, XDuce, HaXml, FleXML, etc.

In fiction: In metadata, a data transformation converts data from a source data format into destination data. ... // Presentation Description The notion of model transformation is central to Model Driven Engineering. ... Look up Great in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... The VIATRA (VIsual Automated model TRAnsformations) framework is the core of a transformation-based verification and validation environment for improving the quality of systems designed using the Unified Modeling Language by automatically checking consistency, completeness, and dependability requirements. ... ATL is a QVT model tranformation language developed at INRIA. It can be used to do Syntactic or Semantic translation. ... ÁInsert non-formatted text here ... A Vocabulary-Based Transformation (VBT) is a transformation that is aided by the use of a semantic equivalence statements within a controlled vocabulary. ... An XML transformation language is a computer language designed specifically to transform an input XML document into an output XML document which satisfies some specific goal. ... ... XQuery is a query language (with some programming language features) that is designed to query collections of XML data. ... Streaming Transformations for XML (STX) is an XML transformation language intended as a high-speed, low memory consumption alternative to XSLT. // Overview STX is an XML standard for efficient processing of stream-based XML. As we will discover XSLT is not well suited to stream based processing and STX fills... FXT (Functional XML Transformation Tool) is an XML transformation language. ... XDuce is an XML transformation language. ... HaXml is an XML transformation language. ... FleXML is an XML transformation language originally developed by Kristofer Rose. ...

In other subjects: Shapeshifting, transformation , transmogrification or morphing is a change in the form or shape of a person, especially: a change from human form to animal form and vice versa a change in appearance from one person to another Shapeshifting is not considered scientifically or medically possible for humans (and animal shapeshifting... Henshin ) is the Japanese phrase for transformation. It is also a visual sequence for transformation prevalent in Japanese media, in both tokusatsu and anime. ... The main cast of the anime Cowboy Bebop (1998) (L to R: Spike Spiegel, Jet Black, Ed Tivrusky, Faye Valentine, and Ein the dog) For the oleo-resin, see Animé (oleo-resin). ... Manga )   is the Japanese word for comics and print cartoons. ... Sentai is a Japanese word which roughly translates to task force. It is often use to refer to a specific type of fictional story, which stars a specially organized group of heroes; good examples of Sentai is the various Super Sentai live-action Japanese television programs which the American Power... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Transformation is a 2000 novel by Carol Berg. ... The Transformation Story Archive (TSA) is a website that archives stories that feature a personal physical transformation, or feature its aftermath. ...

  • Change, especially extreme psychological or character change, as in the context and vocabulary of pop psychology
  • Transformation (philosophical), the shift in context and being that requires no change in circumstance
  • Transformation fetish, sexual arousal by descriptions or depictions of people morphing into other beings or objects
  • Transformation (law), a principle that contributes to a finding of fair use in the United States
  • Transformation (music), any operation or process that a composer or performer may apply to a musical variable
  • Transformation (South Africa), in post-apartheid South Africa, the processes by which the previously disenfranchised majority population enter the mainstream of public life
  • Transformation (warfare), the introduction and use of seemingly revolutionary methods of mainly strategic nature to gain a permanent advantage over a perceived enemy
  • Transformation (UK Company), A retail chain provising products and services to the transgender community.

Look up Change in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... Popular psychology refers to concepts and theories about human mental life and behaviour that come from outside the technical study of psychology, but purport to go beyond everyday knowledge. ... Applied Ontology is an approach to Ontology that involves practical application of ontological concepts. ... Drawing of a transformation scene. ... In United States copyright law, transformation is a possible justification that use of a copyrighted work may qualify as fair use, i. ... For fair use in trademark law, see Fair use (US trademark law). ... In music, a transformation consists of any operation or process that a composer or performer may apply to a musical variable (usually a set or tone row in twelve tone music). ... Transformation is the term used for new methods in warfare integrating communication and technology. ...

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Transformer (Java 2 Platform SE 5.0) (1114 words)
This instance may then be used to process XML from a variety of sources and write the transformation output to a variety of sinks.
This method does not return a default parameter value, which cannot be determined until the node context is evaluated during the transformation process.
The properties returned should contain properties set by the user, and properties set by the stylesheet, and these properties are "defaulted" by default properties specified by section 16 of the XSL Transformations (XSLT) W3C Recommendation.
Transformer Basics (4789 words)
Transformers are often used to convert between high and low voltages, to change impedance, and to provide electrical isolation between circuits.
Transformers come in a range of sizes from a thumbnail-sized coupling transformer hidden inside a stage microphone to gigawatt units used to interconnect large portions of national power grids, all operating with the same basic principles and with many similarities in their parts.
Transformers may also be enclosed by magnetic shields, electrostatic shields, or both to prevent outside interference from affecting the operation of the transformer, or to prevent the transformer from affecting the operation of other devices (such as CRTs in proximity to the transformer).
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