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

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  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. Corrie Moreau:

    The current' insect apocalypse' is really a death by a thousand cuts, pesticide use, land use modification and climate change are likely the major factors causing these global insect declines and all of these are due to human activities. I think it is in our best interest to try to mitigate as many of these as we can since every species on the planet is important.

  2. The CDC:

    Based on the characteristics of the variant, additional considerations may include the development of new diagnostics or the modification of vaccines or treatments.

  3. Michelle Oblak:

    [ 3D printing ] shifts the focus from an implant that has been designed for common use that requires modification to a patient, to a patient-specific implant that has been designed directly for them.

  4. Larry Phillips:

    I think what we’ve seen is with yoga and the relaxation and behavior modification that goes along with it, there is a benefit to all patients, but especially those with heart disease, here we are able to see there are more measurable benefits than we’ve seen before.

  5. 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.


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