rearrangement

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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
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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
future development possible introduction of additional esoteric fish testing for lymphoma nationally dusp22, tp63 rearrangements 11q aberration.
As a result, tumors often contain chromosomal rearrangements, which are places where genes are cut and pasted back together in ways that they shouldn't be.
The presence of RET rearrangements in thyroid FNA is associated with >95% risk of cancer, most frequently classic papillary thyroid carcinoma.
Molecular diagnostic company Rosetta Genomics (NasdaqCM:ROSG) said on Tuesday that it has received conditional approval from the New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH) for its multiple fluorescence in situ hybridization (FISH) tests for detection of amplifications or rearrangements of DNA in several hematologic cancers.
In initial screening studies using a variety of genotyping techniques, RET and ROS1 rearrangements were each reported in 1-2% of patients with NSCLC.