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Noun: adaptor  u'dap-tu(r)
  1. 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
    - adapter
  2. A musician who adapts a composition for particular voices or instruments or for another style of performance
    - arranger, adapter, transcriber

Derived forms: adaptors

Type of: device, musician

Encyclopedia: Adaptor