The following statistics are based on the British National Corpus, so they are representative for the British English.
Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun adapter:
On this page:
- Definition of the noun adapter
- Phrases with Adapter
- Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Adapter
- Online dictionaries and encyclopedias with entries for Adapter
- Photos about Adapter
- Video language resources about Adapter
- Scrabble value of A1D2A1P3T1E1R1
- Anagrams of ADAPTER
- Share this page
|Play/pause||Buy footage||Find more|
Definition of the noun adapter
What does adapter mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: adapters
- a musician who adapts a composition for particular voices or instruments or for another style of performance
- 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
Alternative definition of the noun adapter
- One who is capable of adapting well to differing situations.
- One who adapts a thing, e.g. a play.
- A device or application used to achieve operative compatibility between devices that otherwise are incompatible.
- Specifically, a device that permits two, three, or more plugs to be used at a single electrical power point.
- Specifically, a device that allows one format of plug to be used with a different format of socket.
Who is Adapter?
Adapter a.k.a. ADAPTER。 is a musical artist, musician.
- also known as フクスケ
- born on (34 years ago)
- read more about ADAPTER。 (musical artist)
"Adapter" is a musical album of Martin Hall.
- released in (16 years ago)
- Adapter: In computing, adapter is a hardware device or software component that converts transmitted data from one presentation form to another. The data presentation can be, for example, a message sent between objects in an application or a packet sent through a network.
- also known as 介面卡
- Adapter: An adapter in genetic engineering is a short, chemically synthesized, double stranded DNA molecule which is used to link the ends of two other DNA molecules. It may be used to add sticky ends to cDNA allowing it to be ligated into the plasmid much more efficiently.
- also known as 衔接子
- Adapter: In rocketry, an adapter is a hollow cylindrical or conical segments between rocket stages or between the top rocket stage and the shroud that houses a spacecraft. They transfer the thrust from the lowest stage and are discarded during staging. This usage, which may appear overelaborate in that such adapters are inert structural elements rather than dynamic converters of signals or electrical power, actually derives from French.
Phrases with Adapter
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Adapter
Click on a title to look inside that book (if available):
(PW0-071) by Robert J. Bartz
adapter is a legacy interface within a desktop computer. 3. D. SDIO cards were originally designed for flash memory storage used in digital cameras and evolved to be used in IEEE 802.11 wireless ...
by Richard Zurawski
Adapter. The adapter is the optional piece of software that can be thought of as the bridge between the manufacturing equipment and the agent. On one side, the adapter is speaking whatever protocol, as well as providing whatever physical ...
Amiga Surfin' (1996)
Basically, a terminal adapter is a box with an RS-232 port on one side and an ISDN socket on the other. They often even accept Hayes modem...
Networking Bible (2009)
by Barrie Sosinsky
is the loopback adapter. The loopback adapter is a software routine that emulates an internal NIC card that can accept system requests and reply to those ...
by Estanislao Aguayo
Pitch adapter design The pitch adapter is the component that routes the 2D anode plane in the crystal surface to a four...
The pitch adapter is a key component in the design, since its going to drive the charge collected in the anodes to an ...
ISPA 2005 International Workshops, AEPP, ASTD, BIOS, GCIC, IADS, MASN, SGCA, and WISA, Nanjing, China, November 2-5, 2005, Proceedings by Guihai Chen
Service Adapter is an integral part of SG-Core, and it is used to adapt ShanghaiGrid for multi-standards service environment. It will be discussed in Section 4. Finally, we present our SG-Core's browser interface based on Service Adapter in ...
Pro Spring Integration (2011)
by Josh Long, Dr Mark Lui, Mario Gray, Andy Chan
An inbound adapter is a Spring Integration component that sits at the beginning of an integration flow. It receives messages from an external system and forwards them to components running in a Spring Integration framework flow, where it ...
The AT-USB 10 adapter is the key to the truly 'plug and play'; ...
by Charles Edge, William Barker, Beau Hunter, Gene Sullivan, Ken Barker
A network adapter is a physical connection that your computer makes to a network. Network adapters include your Ethernet card (or cards if you have a MacPro), your AirPort interface (whether it is built into your computer or a card that you ...
Phlebotomy - E-Book (2013)
Worktext and Procedures Manual by Robin S. Warekois, Richard Robinson
A needle adapter is a translucent plastic cylinder. One end has a small opening that accepts the multisample needle. The other end has a wide opening that accepts the collection tube. Adapters come in different sizes to fit tubes of different ...
by E.I. Kandel
The adapter is an aluminum frame fixed on the patient's head by a nasion support and two earplugs. The adapter may be fitted to any existing stereotactic apparatus. One of the most accurate methods is that of Birg and Mundinger (1973 , ...
Interfacing the PC for Data Acquisition and Process Control by Dhananjay Gadre
by the serial RS-232 port, the parallel adapter is a good candidate for a communications interface. This chapter examines the problem of communicating between the PC processor and an external controller through the parallel adapter .
by Ramanathan, Raja
Adapter: An adapter is a piece of software that enables interoperability between two disparate software components. By converting data or messages from one format to another, adapters can be used to bridge the communication gap that may ...
Exam 70-411 by William Panek
The point behind giving the VPN its own network adapter is that your VPN clients need a public IP ...
by Kannan Mani, Don Sullivan
adapter: The OEM adapter is an embedded adapter for vCenter Operations Manager (vCOPS).
Handbook on Ontologies (2013)
by Steffen Staab, Rudi Studer
An adapter is a complicated piece of software, that requires a complete understanding of the data organisation of the two SAs. Often, the knowledge on data organisation is not sufficient, since the data, to be correctly transformed, must be ...
by Dan Gookin
✦ Adapters are available for connecting VGA and DVI monitors to DVI and VGA adapters, respectively. A bonus with the DVI-to-VGA adapter is that it might also let you easily ...
The 300 Cases of Classic Notebook Computers Troubleshooting and Repair by Ashok Liu
Power adapter The power adapter is an essential part of your laptop and should be treated with care in order to avoid damaging it, and losing the use of your laptop while you search for a replacement. Normally it should outlast the life of your ...
by Paul Sanna
Understanding Network Adapters The network adapter is the piece of hardware used to connect to a network. Often these adapters are internal, meaning you can 't see them unless you open your computer (which is not recommended).
by Edward John Wall
Adapter. When using two or more lenses of different sizes it is necessary either to have a separate camera front for each lens, or else, by the aid of smaller supplementary flanges, to screw the lens into the largest flange. These supplementary ...
Dictionary of Military Terms (2009)
by U.S. Department of Defense
D total drift, data d surface drift denial and deception determinations and findings detection and monitoring debrief and reintegrate decide, detect, deliver, and assess digital-to-analog data adapter aerospace drift; data administrator; ...
Adapter. 27. Znatogy. *-27 Zoology.
by Stefan Offermanns
Upon activation, the adapter proteins Mai, MyD88, TRIP and ...
by David Padua
channel adapter, switch, and router, also maintains a subnet management agent (SMA) that interacts with the SM and handles management of the specific device on which it resides as directed by the SM. An SMA can be viewed as a worker ...
LAT and SLP-76 are two T cell adapter proteins that are required for T cell development and function. Using these two adapters as examples, this article illustrates the critical nature of adapters in immune cell signaling and how the protein ...
by Nicholas Awde, Muhammad Galaev
a and 'a winter, 'a yuqqe midwinter Abkhu Abkhaz achlra neq' railway adarn person adamin baq'oonash human rights adapter adapter 'a dilia yoila goodbye administrator manager adres address advolrat lawyer aeroport airport aeroporta( n) ...
by Xerxes Mazda, Fraidoon Mazda
Q Interface Adapter (QA): Part of the TMN physical architecture (see Figure T.10), it is the device which a Network Element (NE) without a TMN interface connects to. A Q Interface Adapter may incorporate a mediation function. QoS: Quality of ...
by Nicholas Awde, Famil Ismailov
asasan accountant muhasib accuse taqsirlandirmaq; legal ittiham etmak activist faal actor aktyor actual haqiqi adapter adapter add artirmaq; ...
by Ejub Kajan
OA - Object Adapter. Part of the Object Request Broker (see ORB) that provides services like generation and interpretation of object references, method invocation, object activation and deactivation, etc. See also BOA (Basic Object Adapter) ...
by Nicholas Awde, Thea Khitarishvili
abano Turkish baths abazana bathroom abazanis ghrubeli sponge abi pill Ach' ara Adjaria Ach'areli Adjanan adamiani human being; person adamianis uplebebi human rights adamianuri adjective human adap't'ori adapter adgili place; seat ...
Online dictionaries and encyclopedias with entries for Adapter
Click on a label to prioritize search results according to that topic:
Photos about Adapter
Click on an item to view that photo:
Light: Gorilla Torch (diffusor: acryl tube) + Flash (remote HVL-F42AM diffusor: acryl plate)
Extension: 32mm (Kenko 12+20)
Photo credit: Spirou42
Photo credit: matsuyuki
- Adapter guts
It's easier to re-pin these adapters if you have more working room, so remove the contact cartridge.
Photo credit: Myself248
- M2 adapter
Photo credit: kalleboo
- New lens filter & adapter
Photo credit: Peter Hellberg
- This is an audio adapter!
Photo credit: Kevin Walter
If you need related images for an article or a report, you can download stock photos:
Video language resources about Adapter
Click on an item to play that video:
- La Pavoni Europiccola Manometer Adapter Explanation
Which adapter do you need to fit your La Pavoni Europiccola EPC-8? Two sizes, dozens of machines....you need the big thread or the small thread....maybe this ...
- Adapter Meaning
Video shows what adapter means. One who is capable of adapting well to differing situations.. One who adapts a thing, e.g. a play.. A device or application used ...
- VOLT - USB Car Adapter Demonstration & Explanation
VOLT - Smokeless Image - USB Car Adapter Demonstration & Explanation.
- Adapter Explanation
- Xbox One Headset Adapter Update-Trick - English explanation in the Video description
Wer beim Controller Update mit dem neuen Headset Adapter immer eine Fehlermeldung bekommt, dem wird hier geholfen! English: If you receive an error ...
- Explanation of the LCD adapter
- Adapter Design pattern - Implementation [Language Translator]
Adapter Design Pattern Overview JavaEE Tutorials -...
- Thule 477 Short Roof Adapter Description by Rack Outfitters
Get 10% off list, FREE shipping and no tax outside Texas...
- NETGEAR XAVB5001 Powerline 500 Adapter Follow Description
- Machine Description and Use of 220 Power Adapter
- EBay Video showing charge adapter is faulty, language barrier's can be fun ! (Wait for it)
- Dual Sim Adapter changing language
- OREI Grounded Universal Adapter Singapore - Product Description
- Grounded Universal Schuko Adapter Germany - Product Description
- Product Description features Celestron SkyMaster Giant 15x70 Binoculars with Tripod Adapter
- Syba SD-CM-UAUD USB Stereo Audio Adapter - Description
Sybausa sd cm uaud usb stereo audio adapter works . , . . . . Usb stereo audio adapter; Rohs; Compliant with usb . Full speed (mbps) specification; Compliant ...
See also the pronunciation examples of Adapter!
Scrabble value of A1D2A1P3T1E1R1
The value of this 7-letter word is 10 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
Anagrams of ADAPTER
What do you get if you rearrange the letters?
See also the blanagrams of Adapter!
Share this page
Go to the usage examples of Adapter to see it in context!