Definition Of modify


make partial or minor changes to (something), typically so as to improve it or to make it less extreme.

she may be prepared to modify her views

Example Of modify

  • A number of flowering plants have flowers which are structurally modified for bird pollination.

  • A simple search facility was incorporated within the web interface to enable users, according to their user privileges, to identify patients and to view and modify their records.

  • An attributive adjective modifies an ungrounded noun, thereby contributing to the specification of the type designated by the noun.

  • And why is a Disabled field modifiable yet not submitted?

  • Being based on the colour of maternal tissue, this polymorphism necessarily has a modificatory basis.

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