Meaning of ADJUSTMENT in English
1 small change made
▪ delicate , fine , minor , slight , small
▪ important , major , significant
▪ appropriate , necessary
VERB + ADJUSTMENT
The mechanic made the necessary ~s to the engine.
▪ need , require
The dosage may need ~ to suit the individual.
▪ ~ for
a cut of 1.5% in real terms (after ~ for inflation)
▪ ~ in
~s in the exchange rates
▪ ~ to
a few minor ~s to the schedule
2 process of changing
▪ emotional , personal , social
▪ ~ to
The company's ~ to the new markets has been successful.
▪ a period of ~
There was a long period of ~ under the new boss.
▪ the process of ~
The process of ~ to life in another country can be very difficult.
Oxford Collocations English Dictionary. Оксфордский английский словарь словосочетаний . 2012