adjustˈably adverb
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  • adjustably — See adjustable. * * * …   Universalium

  • adjustable — adjustably, adv. /euh jus teuh beuhl/, adj. 1. capable of being adjusted: adjustable seat belts. 2. (of loans, mortgages, etc.) having a flexible rate, as one based on money market interest rates or on the rate of inflation or cost of living. 3.… …   Universalium

  • Valve — This article is about the flow control device. For the game developer, see Valve Corporation. For the electronic component, see Vacuum tube. For other uses, see Valve (disambiguation). These water valves are operated by handles. A valve is a… …   Wikipedia

  • United Nations Monetary and Financial Conference — Mount Washington Hotel The United Nations Monetary and Financial Conference, commonly known as the Bretton Woods conference, was a gathering of 730 delegates from all 44 Allied nations at the Mount Washington Hotel, situated in Bretton Woods, New …   Wikipedia

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  • startingblock — start·ing block (stärʹtĭng) n. 1. Sports. a. An apparatus that braces a runner s feet at the start of a race, consisting of two angled supports adjustably mounted on a rigid frame that is usually anchored to the track. b. One of the raised… …   Universalium

  • pantograph — pantographer /pan tog reuh feuhr/, n. pantographic /pan teuh graf ik/, pantographical, adj. pantographically, adv. pantography, n. /pan teuh graf , grahf /, n. 1. Also, pantagraph. an instrument for the mechanical copying of plans, diagrams, etc …   Universalium

  • adjustable — (adj.) 1775, from ADJUST (Cf. adjust) + ABLE (Cf. able). Related: Adjustably; adjustability …   Etymology dictionary

  • adjust — /əˈdʒʌst / (say uh just) verb (t) 1. to fit, as one thing to another; make correspondent or conformable; adapt; accommodate: to adjust things to a standard. 2. to put in working order; regulate; bring to a proper state or position: to adjust an… …   Australian English dictionary