(in hotels) a system of paying a single fixed rate that covers room, breakfast, and one other meal, usually dinner.
- Modified frequency modulation
storage (MFM, Modified FM, or sometimes “Multiple Frequency Modulation”) A modification to the original frequency modulation scheme for encoding data on magnetic disks. MFM allows more than 1 symbol per flux transition (up to 3), giving greater density of data. It is used with a data rate of between 250-500 kbit/s on industry standard 3.5″ […]
- Modified radical mastectomy
modified radical mastectomy mod·i·fied radical mastectomy (mŏd’ə-fīd’) n. Surgical removal of the entire breast and the lymphatic-bearing tissue in the armpit.
adjective 1. denoting a formulation of a medicinal drug taken orally that releases the active ingredients over several hours, in order to maintain a relatively constant plasma concentration of the drug Also called sustained-release, continuous-release
- Modified starch
noun a food additive that acts as a stabilizer, thickener, or texturizer Usage Note cooking