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

 mod·i·fy /ˈmɑdəˌfaɪ/

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

 mod·i·fy /ˈmɑdəˌfaɪ/ 及物動詞

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary

 修改;改變;變址 MOD

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Network Terminology

 修改 修飾

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Mod·i·fy v. t. [imp. & p. p. Modified p. pr. & vb. n. Modifying ]
 1. To change somewhat the form or qualities of; to change a part of something while leaving most parts unchanged; to alter somewhat; as, to modify a contrivance adapted to some mechanical purpose; to modify the terms of a contract.
 2. To limit or reduce in extent or degree; to moderate; to qualify; to lower.
 Of his grace
 He modifies his first severe decree.   --Dryden.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      v 1: make less severe or harsh or extreme; "please modify this
           letter to make it more polite"; "he modified his views
           on same-gender marriage"
      2: add a modifier to a constituent [syn: qualify]
      3: cause to change; make different; cause a transformation;
         "The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth
         pattern of the city"; "The discussion has changed my
         thinking about the issue" [syn: change, alter]
      [also: modified]