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adapt

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verb
  • ~ sth (for sth): make sth suitable for a new use, situation, etc; modify sth [Barron]
  • to make fit (as for a specific or new use or situation) often by modification [Taisha]
  • make or become suitable for a specific use; alter; modify; adjust [Nandigam]

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