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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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Audrey Simpson, director of the Family Planning Association put the changes down to teenage trends.
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If future weeks bring rain or cold, it would be a good time to put design plans or changes down on paper so you're prepared for the big spring planting spree.
Hussain stated 'that was not good enough', and hinted there may be changes down the order in an attempt to squeeze more runs out of their tail-end, yet England remain firm on their commitment to a static batting order for the time being.
Since high-tech equipment and power requirements were also major concerns, NYDC created a flexible design based on a powerful infrastructure which would allow room for new computer hook-ups and other changes down the road, as well as the enlargement, reduction, or addition of the pods.
In keeping with the group's open-systems approach, the REMARS calculations are programmed as a FactoryLink module, thereby preserving the application if the hardware changes down the road.
Subscription based licensing also provides significant value to customers considering platform changes down the road, allowing them to seamlessly make the changes with minimal disruption a solution to tight budgets.
Big changes down the road contain a $470 million people mover and a second terminal designed to double the airport's capacity to 45 million passengers per year.