Example sentences for: adjust

How can you use “adjust” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Others say Hong Kong has enough vitality to adjust itself to the needs of the future and that the government does not need to intervene.

  • Evaporation is hormonally regulated through stomata, which adjust in response to an imbalance between water flux in the vascular system and the rate of transpiration.

  • In his opening remarks for Eyes of the Nation: A Visual History of the United States , Librarian of Congress James H. Billington strikes a fondly nationalistic note: "What makes the American narrative unique is the ability we have displayed time and again to remedy our mistakes, to adjust to changing circumstances, to debate and then move on in directions that seem better for all."

  • Song Yichang said that the same low-power propulsion technology used to adjust a spacecraft's orbit in flight could also be used to alter the path of offensive missiles, thus enabling China to overcome U.S. anti-missile defenses.

  • We purposefully did not adjust our analyses for ethnicity because we wished to explore nutritional factors that may determine the ethnic differences.


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