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noun as in qualification

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His quarterback game score, a modification to baseball statistician Bill James’s formula used for pitchers, was 68.

To gauge the performance of those quarterbacks in the season leading up to and including the Super Bowl we turned to Richie Wohlers’s quarterback game score, another modification to a James formula used for pitchers.

We will approve the modification only after we are satisfied that SpaceX has taken the necessary steps to comply with regulatory requirements.

They can even make modifications to their logo on BrandCrowd using our logo editor tool.

Like the NFL itself, the Super Bowl party can go on, it just needs to make a few key adjustments and modifications.

To be clear, these numbers are exactly what each organization reported without manipulation or modification.

Trafficking is complicated and the source material is subject to “modification.”

It is not clear if this could lead to a modification of stated U.S. policy that Iran should not have “one centrifuge turning.”

Or you can think about a pilot mortgage modification program.

But as Vaillant aged with the men, he discovered that even his modified model of maturation needed modification.

Modification in its terms growing in part out of these new conditions will subsequently be required from time to time.

But our eloquence accomplished p. 107little—some small modification regarding mixed trains, and that was all.

Hitherto there had been no suggestion of a possible modification of attitude towards his suit.

A modification of his scheme flashed through his brain, and he decided to adopt it forthwith.

Every word in a theme should be there for a purpose, expressing some important modification of the thought.


On this page you'll find 60 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to modification, such as: adjustment, alteration, conversion, adaptation, change, and correction.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.