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変形
Readings
へんけい
henkei
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
May take the particle 'no'
transformation, variation, metamorphosis, modification, deformation, variety, deformity, monsterchangement de forme, transformationDeformation, Verformung, Umformung, Metamorphose, Transformation, Verwandlung

Kanji
ON: ヘンKUN: か.わる, か.わり, か.える
unusual, change, strange

ON: ケイ, ギョウKUN: かた, -がた, かたち, なり
shape, form, style

Example sentences
私の議論はある意味では、『孤独な群集』でデビュド・リースマンが行った議論を変形したものである。Parts: (わたし), 議論 (ぎろん), ある意味では (あるいみでは), 孤独 (こどく), 群集 (ぐんしゅう), 行う (おこなう), 議論 (ぎろん), 変形 (へんけい), ものであるIn a sense, I am turning around the argument made by David Riesman in The Lonely Crowd.

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