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adapter  adaptor
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Device that enables something to be used in a way different from that for which it was intended or makes different pieces of apparatus compatible WordNet 3.0
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Device that enables something to be used in a way different from that for which it was intended or makes different pieces of apparatus compatible WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
An adapter or adaptor is a device that converts attributes of one electrical device or system to those of an otherwise incompatible device or system. Wikipedia
Used to match the physical or electrical characteristics of two different objects Wikipedia Disambiguation
Accessory for connecting two otherwise incompatible devices or workpieces Wikidata
A device or application used to achieve operative compatibility between devices that otherwise are incompatible. Wiktionary
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He had an adapter that let him plug his phone into the car's cigarette lighter for power. Wiktionary
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