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To make partial changes to.
To be or become modified.
To make suitable; to make to correspond; to fit or suit
To fit by alteration; to modify or remodel for a different purpose; to adjust
“to adapt a story for the stage”
“to adapt an old machine to a new manufacture”
To make by altering or fitting something else; to produce by change of form or character
“to bring out a play adapted from the French”
“a word of an adapted form”
To change oneself so as to be adapted.
“They could not adapt to the new climate and so perished.”
Adapted; fit; suited; suitable.
make partial or minor changes to (something)
“she may be prepared to modify her views”
transform (a structure) from its original anatomical form during development or evolution
“the traps of insectivorous plants are modified leaves”
(especially of an adjective) restrict or add to the sense of (a noun)
“the target noun is modified by a ‘direction’ word”
pronounce (a speech sound) differently from the norm for that sound.