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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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Liverpool might even get a reputation for sloth, as characterised by high-speed trains changing down a gear or two as they approached - and that just won't do.
I have studied this problem and conclude that this manoeuvre gives a wider turning circle so these drivers (mainly female) can turn without changing down a gear.
One of the things that concerns me as an experienced driver is that many, but particularly younger, drivers do not have the knowledge to use their gears as an additional means of slowing down or as a means of rapid overtaking by changing down to give quicker acceleration.