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  Words related to adjustment

Related / Similar Words: alteration, modification, registration, readjustment, accommodation, fitting, allowance, adaptation

 

Definition:
  • the act of making something different (as e.g. the size of a garment);
  • the act of adjusting something to match a standard;
  • making or becoming suitable; adjusting to circumstances;
  • an amount added or deducted on the basis of qualifying circumstances; "an allowance for profit";
  • the process of adapting to something (such as environmental conditions);

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    Hyponyms: loosening, laxation, tightening, accommodation, adaptation, tune, alignment, collimation, temperament, tune-up, synchronization, synchronisation, synchronizing, synchronising, voicing, shakedown, cost-of-living allowance, depreciation allowance, deduction, discount, seasonal adjustment, acclimatization, acclimatisation, acclimation, dedifferentiation, domestication, specialization, specialisation, differentiation

     

    Derivational Morphology: adjust, modify, change, alter, read, register, show, record, set, correct, fit, match, suit, accommodate, reconcile, conciliate, adapt, conform

     

    Language Translations:
    Danish: justering   Dutch: aanpassing  
    Finnish: säätö   French: arèglement  
    German: Anpassung   Greek: διευθέτηση  
    Hebrew: כִּוּוּן   Interlingua: adjustamento  
    Italian: adattamento   Japanese: 調整  
    Polish: ustawienie   Portuguese: ajustamento  
    Slovene: popravek   Spanish: ajuste  
    Swedish: justering   Telugu: సర్దుబాటు  
     
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