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switch (around) (with someone or something)

to exchange or trade with someone or something. (The optional elements cannot be transposed.) I liked Jill's lunch, and she liked mine, so I switched around with her. I liked Jill's, and she liked mine, so we switched around with each other.

switch

n. a switchblade knife. (The folding pocket knife springs open when a button is pushed.) They found a switch in his pocket when they searched him.
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Caption: Professor Philip Jessop of Queen's University's Department of Chemistry, has spent the past decade exploring the potential of "switchable " solvents and surfactants.
The dashed lines represent tunable or switchable coupling values while the solid line represents static coupling.
A switchable multi-band reconfigurable patch antenna is proposed.
Its high-profile projects in the region like the Al Shaya Trading Headquarters in Kuwait, the National Guard Headquarters in Saudi Arabia, and continued work on the Kempinski Grand and Ixir Hotel in Bahrain, have helped generate greater awareness about the benefits of its electronically switchable privacy glass.
The reconfiguration of its reflection characteristics is achieved by loading the ring slot with switchable radial stubs.
The Speed Triple R also gets Brembo's four-piston radial monoblock calipers, with a switchable version of Triumph's electronic anti-lock system available as an option, so stopping really shouldn't be a problem.
is a privately held company developing Voltage Switchable DielectricEoAaAo (VSDEoAaAo) materials for electrostatic discharge (ESD) protection in consumer electronic devices.
The integration of the piezoelectric force sensor allows each module to cover two switchable measuring ranges.
Screwdrivers with switchable tips have been around forever, but since the tips are manually removed and inserted, they have a nasty habit of disappearing.
End-user replaceable feeder rollers, advanced color dropout, switchable background, ultrasonic multi-feed detect with multi-feed ignore and barcode recognition are additional features.
The mixer offers balanced XLR connectors, mic/line switches and balanced one-quarter-inch jacks, two-band channel EQ and switchable 24-bit digital reverb.
The switchable four-wheel drive system comes from the Volvo S40, along with proven Focus engines like the 2.0-litre oil-burner and five-pot 2.5-litre petrol.
Both models are [degrees]C/[degrees]F switchable with a maximum reading/display hold and an offset adjustment on the front panel.
These facade systems include switchable windows and shading systems such as motorized shades, switchable electrochromic or gasochromic window coatings, and double-envelope window-wall systems that have variable optical and thermal properties which can be changed in response to climate, occupant preferences, and building-system requirements.
Although not yet being considered for laundry, such switchable substances might serve as improved degreasers for heavy equipment, the compounds' developers say.