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One entry found for adjust.
Main Entry: ad·just
Pronunciation: schwa-primarystressjschwast
Function: verb
1 : to bring to a better state : set right <adjust conflicts> <adjust the error>
2 : to move the parts of an instrument or a piece of machinery until they fit together in the best working order <adjust a watch> <adjust the brakes on a car>
3 : to determine the amount of an insurance claim
4 : to adapt oneself to conditions <had trouble adjusting to the new job>
- ad·just·able /-primarystressjschwas-tschwa-bschwal/ adjective
- ad·just·er also ad·jus·tor /-primarystressjschwas-tschwar/ noun

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