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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Variant of adapter.

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  • n. Alternative spelling of adapter.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. 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


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