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English Definitionto exchange; to swap; to switch (telecom); commutative (math); to commute
Simplified Script交换
Traditional Script交換
Part of Speech(动) verb
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(形) As an adjective
  1. Changed for (replaced by) something different.
(名) As a noun
  1. The interchange of sections between pairing homologous chromosomes during the prophase of meiosis.
  2. Complete change in character or condition.
  3. The act of changing one thing for another thing.
  4. A chemical process in which the direction of optical rotation of a substance is reversed from dextrorotatory to levorotary or vice versa.
(动) As a verb
  1. Give to, and receive from, one another.
  2. Sell (art works) from a collection, especially in order to raise money for the purchase of other art works.
  3. Change the order or arrangement of.
  4. Make a shift in or exchange of.
  5. Hand over one and receive another, approximately equivalent.
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