Reformation vs. Transformation

Reformation vs. Transformation — Is There a Difference?

Difference Between Reformation and Transformation

Reformationnoun

The act of reforming or the state of being reformed.

Transformationnoun

The act or an instance of transforming

her difficult transformation of the yard into a garden.

Reformationnoun

Reformation A 16th-century movement in Western Europe that aimed at reforming some doctrines and practices of the Roman Catholic Church and resulted in the establishment of the Protestant churches.

Transformationnoun

The state of being transformed

impressed by the transformation of the yard.

Reformationnoun

An improvement (or an intended improvement) in the existing form or condition of institutions or practices, etc.; intended to make a striking change for the better in social, political or religious affairs or in the conduct of persons or operation of organizations.

Transformationnoun

A marked change, as in appearance or character, usually for the better

recent transformations in the format of the publication.

Reformationnoun

(law) Change or correction, by a court in equity, to a written instrument to conform to the original intention of the parties.

Transformationnoun

Replacement of the variables in an algebraic expression by their values in terms of another set of variables.

Reformationnoun

improvement (or an intended improvement) in the existing form or condition of institutions or practices etc.; intended to make a striking change for the better in social or political or religious affairs

Transformationnoun

A mapping of one space onto another or onto itself.

Reformationnoun

a religious movement of the 16th century that began as an attempt to reform the Roman Catholic Church and resulted in the creation of Protestant churches

Transformationnoun

(Linguistics) An operation or rule that changes one linguistic structure (especially a syntactic structure) into another, as by the merger, relocation, or deletion of one of its constituents.

Reformationnoun

rescuing from error and returning to a rightful course;

the reclamation of delinquent children

Transformationnoun

The change undergone by an animal cell upon infection by a cancer-causing virus.

Transformationnoun

The introduction of DNA from one cell into another by means of a bacteriophage or one of a variety of chemical or physical methods.

Transformationnoun

The act of transforming or the state of being transformed.

Transformationnoun

A marked change in appearance or character, especially one for the better.

Transformationnoun

(mathematics) The replacement of the variables in an algebraic expression by their values in terms of another set of variables; a mapping of one space onto another or onto itself; a function that changes the position or direction of the axes of a coordinate system.

Transformationnoun

(linguistics) A rule that systematically converts one syntactic form into another; a sentence derived by such a rule.

Transformationnoun

(genetics) The alteration of a bacterial cell caused by the transfer of DNA from another, especially if pathogenic.

Transformationnoun

Ideologically driven government policy - becoming more conformant with socialist and African nationalist groupthink.

Transformationnoun

a qualitative change

Transformationnoun

(mathematics) a function that changes the position or direction of the axes of a coordinate system

Transformationnoun

a rule describing the conversion of one syntactic structure into another related syntactic structure

Transformationnoun

(genetics) modification of a cell or bacterium by the uptake and incorporation of exogenous DNA

Transformationnoun

the act of changing in form or shape or appearance;

a photograph is a translation of a scene onto a two-dimensional surface