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trans-

 
part of speech: prefix
definition 1: a prefix that means "across" or "over."
They took a transcontinental trip, seeing much of Asia.
definition 2: a prefix that means "through."
Light can appear or go through glass that is transparent.
definition 3: a prefix that means "change."
To transform a barn into a house is to change the form of the barn to the form of a house.