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a musician who adapts a composition for particular voices or instruments or for another style of performance

device that enables something to be used in a way different from that for which it was intended or makes different pieces of apparatus compatible

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BS-8180/U connected to a reusable interface adapter can replace up to 5 BA-5590s for extended missions.
Keynote Tivoli Adapter provides the industry's only secure system for delivering external performance events through the firewall into the enterprise, supports greater operational efficiency, expands the realm of possibilities to integrate Keynote performance data with existing applications and management systems and extends Keynote's enterprise integration strategy designed to meet the needs of the application performance management (APM) market.
When a bad cable, a lost link, or a failed adapter causes a failure on the primary network interface device (NID) link, the intermediate driver software will switch to the secondary adapter.
The new MUD Quick-Change Adapter Frame System (patent pending) is available in a range of sizes for injection machines up to 500 tons.
a semiconductor company providing 10 Gigabit Ethernet (10GbE) single-chip, low-power network controllers, today announced three new additions to its adapter reference design family.
Just remove the adapter and spray it with the cleaner.
These standards are helping commoditize the adapter market, giving customers what they need: a comprehensive integration solution featuring consistent quality and lower cost.
This new line of adapter cards provides the user with all the features found in the adapters provided by the name brands of the industry, at the best price/performance ratio available in the market today," said Jack Moyer, President of ANET Systems, Inc.
0 adapter includes an extended cable connected to a high-powered, detachable antenna base that can be easily installed and positioned to provide clear and reliable connectivity for any desktop or laptop.
Xircom's CreditCard Token Ring Adapter provides the most compatible solution available when connecting to a Token-Ring network through a portable computer's Personal Computer Memory Card International Association (PCMCIA) Release 2.
The Adapter is available as a fully packaged, consumer-quality product.
The Pocket Ethernet Adapter III is available in three models: one for 10Base-T, one for 10Base-2 and a model which offers both Ethernet media a single, cost-efficient unit.
This new universal notebook power adapter, which will launch at CES, improves upon the company's flagship product iGo([R]) Juice([R])70 with a lighter weight, smaller size and sleeker design.
The new list prices for Xircom's Pocket LAN Adapters are: Pocket Ethernet Adapter II, $399; Pocket Token Ring Adapter II, $699; Pocket Arcnet Adapter II, $299; and Pocket 3270 Adapter, $529.
ATTO's ExpressPCI UL5D is a dual-channel host adapter that combines four lane PCI Express technology and Ultra320 speeds for high-performance environments and applications such as high definition video, special effects rendering and non-linear editing.