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  • Like an epidemic spreading swiftly from land to land, the metamorphosis infected the entire human race.  (not reviewed by editor)

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  • the metamorphosis of the old house into something new and exciting

  • Strangely enough, in some ways Gramps seemed as upset with Dad`s metamorphosis as Henry had been.
    Gayle Forman  --  If I Stay

  • I mean she was taken away from the Minotaur before she could die. She was turned into a shower of gold, right? That`s metamorphosis. Not death.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Lightning Thief

  • Swathed in silk, I feel like a caterpillar in a cocoon awaiting metamorphosis.
    Suzanne Collins  --  Hunger Games Book #3 (Mockingjay)

  • The transition had been so sudden and so unexpected that it left me for a moment forgetful of aught else than my strange metamorphosis.
    Burroughs, Edgar Rice  --  A Princess of Mars
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