adjusted

adjective ad·just·ed
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018

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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Origin and Etymology of adjusted

from past participle of adjust


Medical Dictionary

adjusted

adjective ad·just·ed

medical Definition of adjusted

: having achieved an often specified and usually harmonious relationship with the environment or with other individuals
  • a happy, adjusted schoolchild


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