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1 (Christianity) a church festival held in commemoration of the Transfiguration of Jesus [syn: Transfiguration Day, August 6]
2 (New Testament) the sudden emanation of radiance from the person of Jesus [syn: Transfiguration of Jesus]
3 a striking change in appearance or character or circumstances; "the metamorphosis of the old house into something new and exciting" [syn: metamorphosis]
4 the act of transforming so as to exalt or glorify

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see Transfiguration



  1. a large change in appearance or form; a metamorphosis
  2. a change that exalts or glorifies

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See also

transfiguration in Spanish: Transfiguración
transfiguration in French: Transfiguration
transfiguration in Portuguese: Transfiguração

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