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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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In cash terms more shares changed hands in the five years to the end of 2007 than in the previous 15 years since 1988 put together.
Contracts in new crop for 200 bales of Hasilpur changed hands at Rs 6,625 per maund, 200 bales of Haroonabad was matured at Rs 6,650 per maund and 200 bales of Sahiwal changed hands at Rs 6,700 per maund, KCA trader Shakeel Ahmad said.
Investment sales activity exploded in the northern New Jersey office market during the third quarter, and many trophy properties changed hands.
The retailer has changed hands in an important week for the luxury car maker, as its CLK-Class Coupe goes on sale this month.
83 billion shares changed hands, and Wednesday, when 1.
In addition, 99% of the volume has changed hands on the call side.
dollar changed hands in the mid-85 yen range early Monday in Tokyo, little changed from its level late Friday in New York.
Most of the deals in major stations changed hands at Rs 6,700 per maund to Rs 6,800 per maund and low-grade lint fetched higher than its actual price, floor brokers said.
In the rough years that followed, the hotel changed hands several times.