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adapter

noun
variants: also adaptor

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something that is not necessary in itself but adds to the convenience or performance of the main piece of equipment
  • adapters for the food mixer include a meat grinder and an ice cream maker

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The first known use of adapter was in 1753

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“Adapter.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/adapter. Accessed 22 Sep. 2020.

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