Pronunciation: (met"u-môr'fōz, -fōs), [key]
—v., -phosed, -phos•ing.
1. to change the form or nature of; transform.
2. to subject to metamorphosis or metamorphism.
to undergo or be capable of undergoing a change in form or nature.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.