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Verb: transubstantiate  ,tran-sub'stan-shee,eyt
  1. (Christianity) change (the Eucharist bread and wine) into the body and blood of Christ
  2. Change or alter in form, appearance, or nature
    "transubstantiate one element into another";
    - transform, transmute

Derived forms: transubstantiated, transubstantiating, transubstantiates

Type of: alter, change, modify