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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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For example, one non-rechargeable, zinc-air connected to a reusable interface adapter can replace up to seven BA-5590s.
And recently signed agreements with industry giants provide a strategic edge in speeding time to market for these new Integration Adapters and invaluable support in driving standardization.
To use multiple network ports in a server more effectively, an enterprise can create a logical or virtual adapter by grouping together multiple physical adapters linked by an intermediate driver.
All adapters are based upon the newly released Tehuti Networks TN3016 host hardware offload controller.
In PS 525 (Aug 96), we pointed out that electrical contact cleaner is also a good way to handle dirty cable adapters.
The Adapter is available as a fully packaged, consumer-quality product.
The bundled package allows users to simultaneously charge their notebook and another gadget such as a mobile phone, Bluetooth([R])headset, smartphone, MP3 player and more, eliminating the need to purchase and carry separate adapters.
Apple customers can now choose from a full spectrum of high performance adapters for SCSI, Fibre Channel or SAS environments," states Ed Tierney, director of marketing for ATTO.
The iGo power splitter is small, lightweight and easy to carry, which makes it the perfect companion to the iGo auto, wall or everywhere adapters.
ON Semiconductor (Nasdaq: ONNN), a leading global supplier of power management solutions, today unveiled its fifth GreenPoint(TM) reference design -- this one for 60 watt (W) power adapters used to power LCD TVs and monitors, notebooks and other consumer products.
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.
today announced that it has extended its Legacy Integrator family of adapters to enable COBOL and PL/I users to easily integrate their legacy systems with the SAP NetWeaver(R) open application, integration and composition platform.
Nasdaq:MOBE), a leading provider of innovative portable power and computing solutions, announced today that Mateo has signed an agreement to distribute Mobility's universal power adapters for low-power mobile electronic (ME) devices in France.
NASDAQ:MOBE), a leading provider of innovative portable power and computing solutions, announced today that Data Fax has signed an agreement to distribute Mobility's universal power adapters for mobile electronic devices in Portugal.
Offering both AC and DC power capabilities, the new 65-watt adapter eliminates the need to purchase and carry separate AC and DC adapters and lets users power and recharge from multiple power sources, including standard wall, in-vehicle and airplane in-seat power outlets (where supported).