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Adjust

To settle or arrange; to free from differences or discrepancies. To bring to a satisfactory state so that parties are agreed, as to adjust amount of loss by fire or controversy regarding property or estate. To bring to proper relations. To determine and apportion an amount due. The term is sometimes used in the sense of pay, when used in reference to a liquidated claim. Determination of an amount to be paid to insured by insurer to cover loss or damage sustained.

adjust

(Regulate), verb accommodare, accommodate, adapt, aptare, attemper, balance, calibrate, coordinate, essablish equilibrium, even, methodize, moderate, normalize, reset, restore equilibrium, stabilize, standardize, strike a balance, systematize, temper, tune
Associated concepts: adjust differences, adjusted, adjusted cost basis, adjusted gross income

adjust

(Resolve), verb accord, amend, arrange, bring to agreement, change, clarify, complete, conclude, correct, curb, emendate, fix, mitigate, rectify, remedy, set, settle, solve, treat
Associated concepts: adjust a claim
See also: accommodate, adapt, alter, amend, apply, arrange, attune, change, check, compromise, conform, coordinate, decide, defray, discharge, emend, fix, inure, liquidate, mediate, mitigate, modify, naturalize, orchestrate, organize, pay, perform, reconcile, rectify, redress, refund, remedy, repair, restrain, settle, stipulate, transform
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If so, the 65-day election presents significant new opportunities for trustees who exercise the power to adjust or who have the authority to make discretionary principal distributions and the authority they need over capital gain.
16336(a)(1), the power to adjust may not be exercised unless "the trustee manages trust assets under the prudent investor rule.
By autoexposing, the system adjusts for the color and finish of the material under measurement, as well as for variable lighting conditions on the factory floor.
In the absence of significant frictions, forecasts of future requirements for milk are unnecessary because the household can quickly adjust the stock of milk to the equilibrium level required in each subsequent period.
The GDC system measures the loss in weight of material in the hopper continuously and then adjusts the line speed or screw speed.
Were valid severity measurement systems to exist (and none does now), they could be used to assess the effectiveness of treatment, but not to assess provider performance or to adjust payment for care, or, depending on their exact nature, to adjust outcomes of care.
DALLAS -- Topaz Labs announces the release of Topaz Adjust 5, a major upgrade to their most popular Photoshop plug-in for color, detail and exposure enhancement.
Adjust your watch to where you are going as soon as you get on the plane; ask to have your meal served when it would be appropriate for your new sleep schedule.