a city in NW Turkey, SE of Istanbul.
adaplan language A functional database language based upon Backus’ FP language. [Erwig&Lipeck, Proc. DBPL-3, 1991]. (1995-05-07)
to make suitable to requirements or conditions; adjust or modify fittingly: They adapted themselves to the change quickly. He adapted the novel for movies. to adjust oneself to different conditions, environment, etc.: to adapt easily to all circumstances. Contemporary Examples And just like the 2012 election, by the time electoral realities force conservatives to adapt, […]
adaplex language, database An extension of Ada for functional databases. [“Adaplex: Rationale and Reference Manual 2nd ed”, J.M. Smith et al, Computer Corp America, Cambridge MA, 1983]. (1995-02-14)
capable of being . able to adjust oneself readily to different conditions: an adaptable person. Contemporary Examples Holmes is the most adaptable of characters, having been portrayed by more actors than any other. ‘Elementary’ vs. ‘Sherlock’: Why There’s Room for More Than One Holmes Allen Barra November 28, 2012 She thinks the brand is adaptable […]