from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A transfiguration.
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Agostino's transfigurement from lymphatic poet to fiery man of action, lasted till his breath was short, when the necessity for taking a deep draught of air induced him to fall back upon his idle irony.
He took the hand extended to him, and kissed it -- to him it was the hand of more than the most beautiful woman in the world -- it was the hand of a saint in white transfigurement.