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    transpose

    transpose - Dictionary definition and meaning for word transpose

    Definition
    (noun) a matrix formed by interchanging the rows and columns of a given matrix Definition
    (verb) change the order or arrangement of
    Synonyms : commute , permute
    Example Sentence
    • Dyslexics often transpose letters in a word
    Definition
    (verb) transfer from one place or period to another
    Synonyms : transfer , transplant
    Example Sentence
    • The ancient Greek story was transplanted into Modern America
    Definition
    (verb) cause to change places
    Synonyms : counterchange , interchange
    Example Sentence
    • interchange this screw for one of a smaller size
    Definition
    (verb) transfer a quantity from one side of an equation to the other side reversing its sign, in order to maintain equality Definition
    (verb) put (a piece of music) into another key Definition
    (verb) exchange positions without a change in value
    Synonyms : commute
    Example Sentence
    • These operators commute with each other
    Definition
    (verb) change key
    Example Sentence
    • Can you transpose this fugue into G major?
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for transpose

trans(transfer)+ pose(position)

TRANSPOSE or transplant or move to a new position.

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