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noun [countable] transformation pronunciation in American English /ˌtrænsfərˈmeɪʃ(ə)n/
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pluraltransformations
  1. a change into someone or something completely different, or the process by which this happens
    transformation of: Nixon’s visit led to a transformation of American attitudes toward China.
    transformation from something to something: He’s made a complete transformation from comedian to dramatic actor.
    transformation in: After three weeks we noticed a total transformation in his behavior.

nanodegree

a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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