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protean-adjective /ˈproʊtiən, proʊˈti-/ Pronunciation Key - Show Spelled Pronunciation[proh-tee-uhn, proh-tee-]
1. readily assuming different forms or characters; extremely variable.
2. changeable in shape or form, as an amoeba.
3. (of an actor or actress) versatile; able to play many kinds of roles.

http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/protean

The actor was extremely protean, having been in everything from children's plays to Hamlet.
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