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Synonyms for modification
ˌmɒd ə fɪˈkeɪ ʃənmod·i·fi·ca·tion

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. modification

    Synonyms:
    alteration, revision, variation, qualification, species

    Antonyms:
    retention, stereotype, stabilisation

Princeton's WordNet

  1. alteration, modification, adjustmentnoun

    the act of making something different (as e.g. the size of a garment)

    Synonyms:
    limiting, change, readjustment, qualifying, adaption, alteration, accommodation, revision, fitting, allowance, adjustment, registration, adaptation

  2. modificationnoun

    slightly modified copy; not an exact copy

    "a modification of last year's model"

    Synonyms:
    change, qualifying, alteration, adjustment, limiting

  3. modification, qualifying, limitingnoun

    the grammatical relation that exists when a word qualifies the meaning of the phrase

    Synonyms:
    limiting, change, qualifying, passing, alteration, adjustment, pass

  4. change, alteration, modificationnoun

    an event that occurs when something passes from one state or phase to another

    "the change was intended to increase sales"; "this storm is certainly a change for the worse"; "the neighborhood had undergone few modifications since his last visit years ago"

    Synonyms:
    change, qualifying, revision, alteration, variety, adjustment, limiting

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. modificationnoun

    Synonyms:
    alteration, variation, qualification, change

  2. modificationnoun

    Synonyms:
    form, mode, affection, accident

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How to use modification in a sentence?

  1. Bethany Barone Gibbs:

    It is unlikely that reducing sitting and breaking it up will be harmful, but we are still trying to quantify the potential benefit of this particular behavior modification on diabetes risk and other health outcomes.

  2. Tristan Smith:

    Our analysis suggests we will see a disruptive and rapid change to align to a new zero carbon system, with fossil fuel aligned assets becoming obsolete or needing significant modification.

  3. Publilius Syrus:

    Any plan is bad which is incapable of modification.

  4. Timothy Henrich:

    There are actually many strategies right now that are currently being pursued, some of them are directly related to the Berlin patient and work with transplantation : for example, gene modification therapy.

  5. Edward Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Baron Lytton:

    Common sense is only a modification of talent. Genius is an exaltation of it. The difference is, therefore, in degree, not nature.

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