Definition of Adapter in English :

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Adapter meaning in English

Meaning of Adapter in English

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Adapter pronunciation in English

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1. adapter, arranger, transcriber

a musician who adapts a composition for particular voices or instruments or for another style of performance

2. adapter, adaptor

device that enables something to be used in a way different from that for which it was intended or makes different pieces of apparatus compatible

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of adapter
a person or thing that adapts
a contrivance for adapting apparatus to new uses
a connecting device for parts that would not otherwise fit together

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


see synonyms of adapter
1. One that adapts, such as a device used to effect operative compatibility between different parts of one or more pieces of apparatus.

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