Adapter - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |əˈdaptər|  American pronunciation of the word adapter
Brit.  |əˈdaptə|  British pronunciation of the word adapter


- a musician who adapts a composition for particular voices or instruments or for another style of performance (syn: arranger, transcriber)
- 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 (syn: adaptor)

Word forms

singular: adapter
plural: adapters
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