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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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It's all change off the track for the Scot but on it she's hoping to continue a career that has already yielded medal success at Olympic, World, European and Commonwealth level.
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"We are not talking about waving a placard to get a small change off the Government, some crumbs off the table.
Junior eventually realised that things needed to change off the pitch and he sought the help of G42 Studios in Garston, who helped transform his diet and fitness.
The past decade has seen success on the pitch and major change off it, with county championship and T20 victories alongside a PS32 million redevelopment of Edgbaston stadium.
As the host of the Group of 20 last year, he attempted to keep climate change off the agenda, resulting in an embarrassing backdown at the Leaders Summit in Brisbane after US President Barack Obama used a high-profile speech to warn Australia that its own Great Barrier Reef was in danger.
JOE LAWS has hailed another magnificent year of achievement for Newburn Judo Club on the floor - and a year of much change off it.
and the EU had overridden Australia's attempts to keep climate change off the G20 agenda.