|1.||a person or thing that adapts.|
|2.||a connector for joining parts or devices having different sizes, designs, etc., enabling them to be fitted or to work together.|
|3.||an accessory to convert a machine, tool, or part to a new or modified use.|
|4.||Computers. expansion card.|
|a·dapt·er also a·dap·tor (ə-dāp'tər) |
adapter a·dapt·er or a·dap·tor (ə-dāp'tər)
One that adapts.
A connecting part that joins two pieces of apparatus.
A converter of electric current to a desired form.