adjective see transform I

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  • Transformative — Trans*form a*tive, a. [Cf. F. transformatif.] Having power, or a tendency, to transform. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • transformative — transform ► VERB 1) subject to or undergo transformation. 2) change the voltage of (an electric current) by electromagnetic induction. DERIVATIVES transformative adjective …   English terms dictionary

  • transformative — tranzˈfȯ(r)məd.iv, traan , n(t)ˈsf , ətiv adjective Etymology: Medieval Latin transformativus, from Latin transformatus (past participle of transformare to transform) + ivus ive : having the power or a tendency to transform : transforming the… …   Useful english dictionary

  • transformative — See transformational. * * * …   Universalium

  • transformative — adjective That causes transformation …   Wiktionary

  • transformative — adj. having the power to transform; with a tendency to transform …   English contemporary dictionary

  • transformative — trans·form·a·tive …   English syllables

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  • Transformative asset — Transformative assets are assets that may provide resources for social and economic mobility. Examples of transformative assets include homeownership and inheritances. These assets enable families to have access to resources or to achieve a… …   Wikipedia

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