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adjustable

adjective
 
 
/əˈdʒʌstəbl/
able to be changed slightly in order to suit different people or situations: an adjustable seatAdapting and modifying ChangingAdapting and attuning to something
Translations of “adjustable”
in Chinese (Traditional) 可調整的, 可調節的…
in Russian регулируемый…
in Turkish ayarlanabilir…
in Chinese (Simplified) 可调整的, 可调节的…
in Polish regulowany…
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