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Synonyms for adapter

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.
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.
The dataMate Adapter enables all laptops to support the ExpressCard Form-Factor that is the new standard in notebook computers.
This new adapter comes packaged with the new iGo dualpower accessory, which allows users to simultaneously power their notebook and a low-power device, such as a mobile phone or MP3 player.
Featuring ATTO's exclusive ADS(TM) Technology, large blocks of data move faster and more efficiently on the PCI bus than any other host adapter on the market.
XMetaL, the global leader in XML content creation and collaboration solutions, and Mekon Ltd, UK's leading DITA and XML content solutions consultancy organization today announced the release of an open source FrameMaker(R) Adapter for the DITA Open Toolkit.
This new power accessory is designed to work with select iGo adapters to simultaneously charge two mobile electronic gadgets, such as mobile phones, Bluetooth(R) headsets, smartphones/PDAs, MP3 players, portable gaming devices, digital cameras and more, from a single adapter.
PHOENIX -- The new power adapter solution delivers 88 percent efficiency and true design simplicity for adapters used to power LCD TVs and monitors, notebooks and other consumer applications
Kondor will distribute Mobility's full line of universal power adapters for low-power ME devices, including the iGo(R) auto8 DC adapter, the iGo wall8 AC adapter, and the iGo everywhere8 combination AC/DC adapter.