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a·dapt·er

, adaptor (ă-dap'tĕr, -tōr),
1. A connecting part, joining two pieces of apparatus.
2. A converter of electric current to a desired form.
3. A single- or double-stranded digodeoxynucleotide used to join two incompatible ends of restriction fragments.

a·dapt·er

, adaptor (ă-dap'tĕr, -tŏr)
1. A connecting part, joining two pieces of apparatus.
2. A converter of electric current to a desired form.

a·dapt·er

, adaptor (ă-dap'tĕr, -tŏr)
1. A connecting part, joining two pieces of apparatus.
2. A converter of electric current to a desired form.
3. A single- or double-stranded digodeoxynucleotide used to join two incompatible ends of restriction fragments.
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Amazon's processor design team, which includes Annapurna Labs that it acquired in 2015 for $350 million, developed an application specific integrated circuit (ASIC) to power in-house built Ethernet adapters for Amazon's servers.
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Apple explained that in very rare cases, the three-prong wall plug adapter may break and create a risk of shock if touched.
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San Francisco, CA, September 06, 2017 --(PR.com)-- Redpark Product Development announced today that it is now shipping the first adapters that connect iPad to gigabit ethernet, the Gigabit + PoE Adapter and Gigabit + Power Adapter.
Old timers (like me) may remember the name Harry Owen and his Sports Specialties, which began making chamber adapters some time in the 1950's.
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