altering altering  /ˈɔl tə rɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the sterilization of an animal

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Usage(s):

  1. Foam In Mot's cocktail, foam adds texture and fruity flavor to Champagne without altering the effervescence.
  2. In the videos, the camera remains centered on a computer desktop and follows Donnie's cursor as he conducts mock tutorials on how to use the photo-altering application.
  3. Some scientists believe fires are now altering the local microclimate and could eventually reduce the Amazon to a savanna or even a desert.

News

  1. Guidelines for a healthy pregnancy

    Women who are pregnant are often concerned with altering their lifestyles to achieve and maintain a
    on June 24, 2013     Source: Lexington Herald-Leader

  2. How to Survive a Forced Tech Detox (AKA Summer Vacation)

    "Let's go camping," you thought. "Let's go way out into the woods," you thought. "Let's leave everything here, and go have life-altering epiphanies about the beauty of nature and the interconnectedness of all things." But now, you're panicking. This stupid campsite doesn't have Wi-Fi . SEE ALSO: Don't Bother Texting Me: I'm at Digital Detox Camp This common vacation scenario need not worry you ...
    on June 24, 2013     Source: Mashable

  3. Pontiac hospital altering access to emergency department

    PONTIAC – Effective immediately, OSF Saint James-John W. Albrecht Medical Center is altering access to its Emergency Department in anticipation of construction beginning on an expansion project that includes part of the hospital's ER.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: The Pantagraph

Quotes

  1. "I tried to mask my problems with alcohol, cocaine and mind-altering substances," she said.
    on Jul 6, 2010 By: Lindsay Lohan Source: Examiner.com

  2. Martha Stewart said of her five-month sentence for lying about a share sale: "The experience of the last five months has been life altering and life affirming."
    on Dec 26, 2005 By: Martha Stewart Source: Independent

  3. "What happened in Vietnam and the Keating Five, those two were life altering," Rudman said in an interview. "He would not put a losing campaign in the same box. But not wallowing in self pity and doing something positive, that is absolutely...
    on Mar 23, 2007 By: Warren Rudman Source: 940 News

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