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modifies

verb
present tense third-person singular of modify

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1 to limit the meaning of (as a noun)
  • adjectives are words that modify nouns, while adverbs can modify adjectives and verbs

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2 to make different in some way
  • he modified the appliance so that it would run more quietly

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“Modifies.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/modifies. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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