rearrangement


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Related to rearrangement: Rearrangement reaction, Fries rearrangement, Beckmann rearrangement, Claisen rearrangement, Curtius rearrangement

re·ar·range

 (rē′ə-rānj′)
tr.v. re·ar·ranged, re·ar·rang·ing, re·ar·rang·es
To change the arrangement of.

re′ar·range′ment n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.rearrangement - changing an arrangement
juggle, juggling - the act of rearranging things to give a misleading impression
musical chairs - a rearrangement that has no practical effect or significance; "the company is looking for stability after years of musical chairs with directors"; "shareholders don't want the company playing musical chairs with their investment"
reordering - a rearrangement in a different order
transposition - (electricity) a rearrangement of the relative positions of power lines in order to minimize the effects of mutual capacitance and inductance; "he wrote a textbook on the electrical effects of transposition"
arranging, transcription, arrangement - the act of arranging and adapting a piece of music

rearrangement

noun
A change in normal place or position:
Translations
إعادَة تَرْتيب
přeřazenípřeskupení
omrokering
átrendezés
endurskipulagning
preskupenie
yeniden düzenleme

rearrangement

[ˈriːəˈreɪndʒmənt] N [of meeting] → cambio m de fecha/hora; [of furniture] (= act) → cambio m de sitio; (= effect) → nueva disposición f

rearrangement

n (of furniture, system)Umstellung f; (of plans, layout, formation, order, ideas)Änderung f; (of appointment, meeting)Neuabmachung f

rearrangement

[ˌriːəˈreɪndʒmnt] n (see vt) → ridisposizione f, cambiamento

rearrange

(riːəˈreindʒ) verb
to change the position of; to arrange differently. We'll rearrange the chairs.
ˌreaˈrrangement noun
References in classic literature ?
It was, in fact, a very fine work, and one which, as it seems to us, might be put to use to-day, by the aid of a little rearrangement.
Everywhere, all over the world, the historian,of the early twentieth century finds the same thing, the flow and rearrangement of human affairs inextricably entangled by the old areas, the old prejudices and a sort of heated irascible stupidity, and everywhere congested nations in inconvenient areas, slopping population and produce into each other, annoying each other with tariffs, and every possible commercial vexation, and threatening each other with navies and armies that grew every year more portentous.
As the foreman of a spinning mill, when he has set the hands to work, goes round and notices here a spindle that has stopped or there one that creaks or makes more noise than it should, and hastens to check the machine or set it in proper motion, so Anna Pavlovna moved about her drawing room, approaching now a silent, now a too-noisy group, and by a word or slight rearrangement kept the conversational machine in steady, proper, and regular motion.
Long brooding on his failure, continual arrangement and rearrangement of his deserts and rebuffs, had made Sir Francis much of an egoist, and in his retirement his temper became increasingly difficult and exacting.
I to whom David had been brought for judgment, now found myself being judged by him, and this rearrangement of the pieces seemed so natural that I felt no surprise; I felt only a humble craving to hear him signify that I would do.
And Van Horn, having finished his rearrangement and repair of the explosive-filled drawer under the mate's bunk, climbed up the companion steps, saw the battle, paused, and quietly looked on.
The first few mornings were mornings of so much bustle and business, devoted to such settlements of accounts, such repeated journeys to and fro between the growlery and all other parts of the house, so many rearrangements of drawers and presses, and such a general new beginning altogether, that I had not a moment's leisure.
Chromosome translocation, also known as chromosome rearrangement, is an abnormality caused by exchange of parts between non-homologous chromosomes.
Jude Children's Research Hospital-Washington University Pediatric Cancer Genome Project reports that a highly aggressive form of leukemia in infants has surprisingly few mutations beyond the chromosomal rearrangement that affects the MLL gene.
We used a gold standard multiplex PCR protocol provided by European Biomedicine and Health (BIOMED-2) Concerted Action Project BMH4-CT98-3936 for improvement of diagnosis and analysis of clonality gene rearrangement in lymphoma malignancies.
For simplicity, our simulations and findings are presented in the positive strand orientation and restricted to the evaluation of a single chromosome rearrangement.
For example, rearrangement of the BCL-2 or c-MYC gene with the immunoglobulin gene (IG) can result in follicular lymphoma or BL, respectively.