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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
Collins Discovery Encyclopedia, 1st edition © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

change

see SOCIAL CHANGE.
Collins Dictionary of Sociology, 3rd ed. © HarperCollins Publishers 2000

change

In building construction, an authorized alteration or deviation from the design or scope of work as originally defined by the contract documents.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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From this basis, it becomes possible to conceive of multiple ways to sequence and synthesise material that can be applied to the complex and changeful environment of participatory online documentary.
But when stern Winter's freezing breath Arrests thy howling rills How awful then it is to view Thy hoary mantled hills Thy rills proclaim our changeful state Like them is human life And as thy lakes, so is the grave Where ends our wordly (26) strife And as thy waters rest not there But seek the expanded sea Even so shall man's existence flow To dread Eternity O, may it be my happy lot In Thee to end my days And undisturbed with joy to sing Our great creator[']s praise (27) If [Dear Vale] is Dorothy Wordsworth's companion piece to Floating Island, it functions as a consolation, albeit of a different kind.
The typical cooperative download schemes in [8-11] considered the highway VANET scenario without complex topology and changeful vehicle behaviors, which was quite different from urban VANET.
But this method is not completely fulfilled to apply to energy savings uncertainty estimation, because the classification of the neighborhood is changeful and big data quantity is required.
Long, long I muse, then on my way go wandering, Many a changeful season to follow, and many a scene of life, Yet at times through changeful season and scene, abrupt, alone, or in the crowded street, Comes before me the unknown soldier's grave, comes the inscription rude in Virginia's woods, Bold, cautious, true, and my loving comrade.
changeful, their findings have an uncertain expectancy of life.
In this way Wilde observes in Christ the manifestation of the full potential of the Romantic, "He [Christ] felt that life was changeful, fluid, active, and that to allow it to be stereotyped in any form was death" (1034).
Thus, over the 80s, development planners incorporated new approaches and values related to development projects (Korten, 1980; Hulme, 1989; Rondinelli, 1993) giving rise to a changeful situation, which reflects the failure of modernism.
All flesh is frayle, and all her strength unstayd, like a vaine bubble blowen up with ayre: devouring tyme and changeful chance have prayd her glories pride that none may it repayre.
Premier Chen explained that one major consideration of the policy is the changeful situation of global and domestic economy, especially following the rollout of QE3 policy in the U.S., which may fuel price hikes of international raw materials, such as gold, minerals, and petroleum.
The main question for journalists and media managers in Hong Kong is how to find a balancing point among freedom of speech, political pressure, and market expectations in this changeful media market.
[15] Though he seems to slumber in the heather, yet he moves all the time, for his skin, ever changeful, turns now gold, now silver, until he vanishes from sight among the ferns and mosses.