Definition of adjusted
1 : accommodated to suit a particular set of circumstances or requirements
2 : having achieved an often specified and usually harmonious relationship with the environment or with other individuals a well-adjusted schoolchild
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The New Orleans Police Department's adjusted summer curfew hours took effect on June 1 and will remain in place until the first week in August, when the school year picks back up.
Canada Goose expects revenue to grow by a percentage in the mid- to high-teens this year, with adjusted profit growing about 20 percent .
Lululemon expects full-year adjusted earnings in the range of $2.28 to $2.38 per share, with revenue ranging from $2.53 billion to $2.58 billion.
If the number sinks below that threshold, expectations may have to be adjusted downward again for the second quarter, which ends on June 30.
Memos put out by the Trump administration in his first weeks in office adjusted priorities for immigration enforcement officers, enabling them to arrest more broadly -- virtually every undocumented immigrant in the US entering the purview.
LinkedIn reported adjusted earnings of $40 million, more than tripling its performance last year, and revenue of $304 million, up 81 percent.
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: having achieved an often specified and usually harmonious relationship with the environment or with other individuals a happy, adjusted schoolchild
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