Transmutable Trans*mut"a*ble, a. [Cf. F. transmutable. See {Transmute}.] Capable of being transmuted or changed into a different substance, or into into something of a different form a nature; transformable. [1913 Webster]

The fluids and solids of an animal body are easily transmutable into one another. --Arbuthnot. [1913 Webster] -- {Trans*mut"a*ble*ness}, n. -- {Trans*mut"a*bly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

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  • transmutably — transmūˈtably adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑transmute …   Useful english dictionary

  • transmute — transmutable, adj. transmutability, transmutableness, n. transmutably, adv. transmuter, n. /trans myooht , tranz /, v.t., v.i., transmuted, transmuting. to change from one nature, substance, form, or condition into another; transform. [1400 50;… …   Universalium

  • transmute — /trænzˈmjut / (say tranz myooht) verb (t) (transmuted, transmuting) to change from one nature, substance, or form into another; transform. {Middle English, from Latin transmutāre} –transmutable, adjective –transmutability /ˌtrænzmjutəˈbɪləti/… …   Australian English dictionary

  • transmute — [trans myo͞ot′, tranzmyo͞ot′] vt., vi. transmuted, transmuting [ME transmuten < L transmutare < trans , TRANS + mutare, to change: see MUTATE] to change from one form, species, condition, nature, or substance into another; transform;… …   English World dictionary

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