adaptor adaptor  /ə ˈdæp tər/

Definition(s):

  • (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

Usage(s):

  • But this Broadway hit has an arresting light show, superb storytelling by director-adaptor Des McAnuff and that great Pete Townshend score.

News

  • Nikomed USA Inc. Now Offering Universal ECG Adapter Clip

    Nikomed USA Inc., a leading supplier of top-quality medical products including EKG Electrodes, and Cardiology supplies, is now offering Universal ECG adaptor clips. (PRWeb June 17, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10832514.htm
    on June 17, 2013     Source: PRWeb

Quotes

  • "For the past four years Ferra has been manufacturing JSF weapon adaptor assemblies which allow the aircraft to carry different ordnance for different missions. The adapters were used in the System Development & Demonstration and initial Low Rate...
    on Mar 23, 2010 By: Greg Combet Source: Manufacturers' Monthly

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