change integrity

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Verb1.change integrity - change in physical make-up
change - undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature; "She changed completely as she grew older"; "The weather changed last night"
reform - break up the molecules of; "reform oil"
polymerise, polymerize - undergo polymerization
polymerise, polymerize - cause (a compound) to polymerize
explode, burst - burst outward, usually with noise; "The champagne bottle exploded"
blow up, detonate, explode, set off - cause to burst with a violent release of energy; "We exploded the nuclear bomb"
cook - transform and make suitable for consumption by heating; "These potatoes have to cook for 20 minutes"
disperse, scatter, break up - cause to separate; "break up kidney stones"; "disperse particles"
come apart, break, split up, fall apart, separate - become separated into pieces or fragments; "The figurine broke"; "The freshly baked loaf fell apart"
pasteurise, pasteurize - heat food in order to kill harmful microorganisms; "pasteurize milk"
condense - cause a gas or vapor to change into a liquid; "The cold air condensed the steam"
evaporate, vaporize, vaporise - lose or cause to lose liquid by vaporization leaving a more concentrated residue; "evaporate milk"
incinerate, burn - cause to undergo combustion; "burn garbage"; "The car burns only Diesel oil"
coalesce, conflate, fuse, immix, mix, merge, commingle, blend, meld, flux, combine - mix together different elements; "The colors blend well"
disintegrate - break into parts or components or lose cohesion or unity; "The material disintegrated"; "the group disintegrated after the leader died"
decay, decompose, disintegrate - lose a stored charge, magnetic flux, or current; "the particles disintegrated during the nuclear fission process"
inspissate, thicken - make viscous or dense; "thicken the sauce by adding flour"
aerify, gasify, vaporize, vaporise - turn into gas; "The substance gasified"
flux, liquify, liquefy - become liquid or fluid when heated; "the frozen fat liquefied"
solidify - become solid; "The metal solidified when it cooled"
solidify - make solid or more solid; cause to solidify
crystalise, crystalize, crystallise, crystallize - cause to form crystals or assume crystalline form; "crystallize minerals"
dissolve, break up, resolve - cause to go into a solution; "The recipe says that we should dissolve a cup of sugar in two cups of water"
demulsify - break down into components
jelly, jellify - make into jelly; "jellify a liquid"
jellify - become jelly; "The sauce jellified"
separate - divide into components or constituents; "Separate the wheat from the chaff"
crumble, crumple, collapse, break down, tumble - fall apart; "the building crumbled after the explosion"; "Negotiations broke down"
carve up, dissever, divide, split, split up, separate - separate into parts or portions; "divide the cake into three equal parts"; "The British carved up the Ottoman Empire after World War I"
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