Examples of adjustment in a Sentence
The engine only needed a minor adjustment.
She made some slight adjustments to the recipe.
The engine only needed minor adjustment.
Moving from the city to the country requires an adjustment.
We went through a period of adjustment at the new school.
The figures were calculated with no adjustments for inflation.
The figures were calculated with no adjustment for inflation.
Recent Examples of adjustment from the Web
The superintendents' group has said loss of the adjustments would be a significant blow.
This is far from the first time television has had to make adjustments following gun violence; perhaps most memorably, Shooter was postponed multiple times following police shootings.
The adjustment of the ratio of binding agents in Califia’s regular almond milk, paired with the introduction of calcium carbonate (a healthy, naturally-occurring chemical compound) gives Barista Blend a structure that other almond milks lack.
This year there has been an adjustment period with an entirely new staff, including former Notre Dame assistant Mike Denbrock as offensive coordinator.
No question, Gamecocks fans had to expect an adjustment period with receiver Deebo Samuel out with a broken bone in his leg, and right tackle Zack Bailey — South Carolina’s only NFL-ready offensive lineman — out with a high ankle sprain.
There may be an adjustment period there but have plenty of others tools in the box.
More simply, a border adjustment tax would create winners and losers.
This process also allows us to make adjustments when the food changes during the heating process; for example, a cake which rises during baking, frozen meat being defrosted, or apple chips being dried.
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ADJUSTMENT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of adjustment for English Language Learners
: a small change that improves something or makes it work better
: a change that makes it possible for a person to do better or work better in a new situation
: the act or process of changing or adjusting something (such as a number)
ADJUSTMENT Defined for Kids
medical Definition of adjustment
- adjustments for brightness
adjustmentalplay \ə-ˌjəs(t)-ˈment-ᵊl, ˌaj-ˌəs(t)-\ adjective
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