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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 ad·just /əˈʤʌst/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 ad·just /əˈʤəst/ 及物動詞

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Network Terminology


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ad·just v. t. [imp. & p. p. Adjusted; p. pr. & vb. n. Adjusting.]
 1. To make exact; to fit; to make correspondent or conformable; to bring into proper relations; as, to adjust a garment to the body, or things to a standard.
 2. To put in order; to regulate, or reduce to system.
    Adjusting the orthography.   --Johnson.
 3. To settle or bring to a satisfactory state, so that parties are agreed in the result; as, to adjust accounts; the differences are adjusted.
 4. To bring to a true relative position, as the parts of an instrument; to regulate for use; as, to adjust a telescope or microscope.
 Syn: -- To adapt; suit; arrange; regulate; accommodate; set right; rectify; settle.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      v 1: alter or regulate so as to achieve accuracy or conform to a
           standard; "Adjust the clock, please"; "correct the
           alignment of the front wheels" [syn: set, correct]
      2: place in a line or arrange so as to be parallel or straight;
         "align the car with the curb"; "align the sheets of paper
         on the table" [syn: align, aline, line up] [ant: skew]
      3: adapt or conform oneself to new or different conditions; "We
         must adjust to the bad economic situation" [syn: conform,
      4: make correspondent or conformable; "Adjust your eyes to the
      5: decide how much is to be paid on an insurance claim