noun. (music) playing in a different key from the key intended; moving the pitch of a piece of music upwards or downwards.
noun. an event in which one thing is substituted for another.
noun. (electricity) a rearrangement of the relative positions of power lines in order to minimize the effects of mutual capacitance and inductance.
noun. (mathematics) the transfer of a quantity from one side of an equation to the other along with a change of sign.
noun. the act of reversing the order or place of.
noun. (genetics) a kind of mutation in which a chromosomal segment is transfered to a new position on the same or another chromosome.
- chromosomal mutation
noun. any abnormal position of the organs of the body.
- relative quantity
Example sentences of the word transposition
1. Noun, singular or mass
Print out the sheet music from the transposition in order for the performer(s) to read it.