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noun     conversion pronunciation in British English
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  1. 1
    [countable/uncountable] the process of changing from one system, method, or use to another

    currency conversion

    conversion of:

    the conversion of an office building into a block of flats

    conversion from:

    the conversion from communism to capitalism

    1. a.
      [countable] British a building that has been changed so that people can live in it

      a loft conversion (=one that has been changed into a flat)

  2. 2
    [countable/uncountable] a change in someone’s beliefs, especially their religious beliefs
  3. 3
    [countable] in the game of rugby, a goal that is scored after a try


to manipulate someone psychologically so that they begin to question their own perceptions and memories

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