adjustment

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(physiology) the automatic adjustment in focal length of the lens of the eye accommodation
adjustment to cultural norms acculturation , enculturation
(physiology) the responsive adjustment of a sense organ (as the eye) to varying conditions (as of light) adaptation
immigrant adjustment to new place assimilation
accurate adjustment of the line of sight of a telescope collimation
habitat, animal/plant adjustment to new ecesis
plant adjustment to new habitat ecesis
chess player's explanation of piece adjustment j'adoube
psychological state of someone who is functioning at a satisfactory level of emotional and behavioral adjustment mental health
environment, adjustment to new orientation
adjustment to environmental demands reality principle
statistical adjustment made to accommodate predictable fluctuations as a function of the season of the year seasonal adjustment
adjustment that causes something to occur or recur in unison synchronisation , synchronising , synchronization , synchronizing
adjustment of the intervals (as in tuning a keyboard instrument) so that the scale can be used to play in different keys temperament
exactness of adjustment trueness
adjustment of a radio receiver or other circuit to a required frequency tune
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