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change

1. money given or received in return for its equivalent in a larger denomination or in a different currency
2. the balance of money given or received when the amount tendered is larger than the amount due
3. Archaic a place where merchants meet to transact business; an exchange
4. Astronomy the transition from one phase of the moon to the next
5. the order in which a peal of bells may be rung
6. Sport short for changeover

change

see SOCIAL CHANGE.

change

In building construction, an authorized alteration or deviation from the design or scope of work as originally defined by the contract documents.
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We examine the factors that have helped push climate change off the nation's political agenda.
AT THE end of a week of change off the field, the Blues will be looking for a change of fortune on it when they face Aironi in Italy today (2pm).
I think the Western leaders do not want Iran to have nuclear latency, either, because it would change the balance of power in the Middle East and would take forcible regime change off the table as an option for the West.
Right now there is a feeling that, financially, we are all doomed, an economic armageddon that has bumped climate change off the radar as a potential source of apocalypse.
For me there needs to be a BIG change off the field to tip the balance in our favour.