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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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Welles laughs at Blitzstein's naivete and changes the subject.
By turning the tables and shooting from behind Hamm, the AP photographer changes the subject matter of the story -- it is no longer about Hamm's views on a soccer game.
Elder Ryder (Joseph Gordon-Levitt) makes clear to Christian his disdain for homosexuals, while Elder Aaron Davis (Steve Sandvoss) changes the subject to preserve the peace.