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Definition of: alteration

(ôl′tə·rā shən) noun
1. The act or result of altering; or the state of being altered; modification; change.
2. Geol. Any change in the composition or texture of a rock occurring subsequent to its formation but not due to a cementing or induration of its original constituents.
adjective Of or pertaining to a geological alteration: Can alteration product. See synonyms under CHANGE.

Most often used phrases:

significant alteration
slight alteration
major alteration
constitution alteration
habitat alteration
hydrothermal alteration
genetic alteration
alteration product
minor alteration
chemical alteration
aqueous alteration
alteration made
structural alteration
substantial alteration
authorities alteration

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"alteration" has the frequency of use of 0.0001% on city-data.com forum

"alteration" has the frequency of use of 0.0003% on en.wikipedia.org.

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