Definition of Rearrangement

1. Noun. Changing an arrangement.

Specialized synonyms: Juggle, Juggling, Musical Chairs, Reordering, Transposition
Generic synonyms: Arrangement, Arranging, Transcription
Derivative terms: Rearrange



Definition of Rearrangement

1. n. The act of rearranging, or the state of being rearranged.

Definition of Rearrangement

1. Noun. The process of rearranging. ¹

2. Noun. (chemistry) A rearrangement reaction. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Rearrangement

1. arrangement [n -S] - See also: arrangement

Medical Definition of Rearrangement

1. A restructuring; e.g., in a molecule. Amadori rearrangement, a rearrangement that occurs in cross-linking reactions seen in collagen and in protein glycosylations; e.g., conversion of N-glycosides of aldoses to N-glycosides of the corresponding ketoses. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Rearrangement

rearomatization
rearomatize
rearomatizes
rearomatizing
rearose
rearousal
rearousals
rearouse
rearoused
rearouses
rearousing
rearrange
rearrange the deck chairs on the Titanic
rearrangeable
rearranged
rearrangement (current term)
rearrangement reaction
rearrangement reactions
rearrangements
rearranger
rearrangers
rearranges
rearranging
rearrest
rearrested
rearresting
rearrests
rears
rears up
rearticulate

Literary usage of Rearrangement

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1. Inequalities in Statistics and Probability: Proceedings of the Symposium on by Yung Liang Tong (1984)
"rearrangement inequalities compare the value of a function of vector arguments ... The classical example of a rearrangement inequality is the well- known ..."

2. Journal of the American Chemical Society by American Chemical Society (1879)
"Assumption 2 is more attractive, since the degree of rearrangement required is relatively small. However, if II is the structure in solution, it is a little ..."

3. Debates in the Massachusetts Constitutional Convention, 1917-1918 by Massachusetts Constitutional Convention (1920)
"rearrangement OF THE CONSTITUTION. The session of 1919 of the Constitutional Convention was held for the purpose of taking action upon the report of a ..."

4. The Chemical News and Journal of Industrial Science (1904)
"They prove that this important transformation is most decidedly a real intramolecular rearrangement, which may occur in some cases with the oxime, ..."

5. A Treatise on Metamorphism by Charles Richard Van Hise (1904)
"MOLECULAR rearrangement. Molecular rearrangement alone means passage from ... As an example of molecular rearrangement due to change of temperature may be ..."

6. Accounting Theory and Practice by Roy Bernard Kester (1918)
"Expenditure for rearrangement of Machinery In connection with expenditures made in the rearrangement of machinery within the plant for various purposes, ..."

7. The Anatomy of the Nervous System from the Standpoint of Development and by Stephen Walter Ranson (1920)
"The rearrangement Within the Medulla Oblongata of the Structures Continued Upward from the Spinal Cord.—At the level of the rostral border of the first ..."

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