(plural: ‘adapters‘; for the right pronunciation, please click here)
a person (or thing) that makes or changes or adjusts something (or oneself) to suit different conditions;
a musician who makes changes to some music to suit a particular singer or instrument, or to suit a different style of performance;
a writer who makes necessary changes in a story to make it suitable for a movie,
R.I.P. Stephen Schneider, an early adapter and climate scientist, is also called ‘climate warrior’ for his relentless fight against and research on global warming.
Double Oscar Award winner, A R Raheman, the Indian music director, is a renowned music adapter.
There are several story-line adapters in the film industry who know how to change the main story to suit the audience.
For the difference between adapter and adaptor, please go to Adapter Or Adaptor.