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  Definition of modifier
  1. a gene that modifies the effect produced by another gene
  2. a content word that qualifies the meaning of a noun or verb
  3. a person who changes something; "an inveterate changer of the menu"
  4. a moderator who makes less extreme or uncompromising
Similar Words: modifier gene, qualifier, changer

 

Hyponyms: intensifier, intensive, adjective, adverb, dangling modifier, misplaced modifier, adulterator, normalizer, normaliser, standardizer, standardiser

 

Part Meronyms: phrase

 

Derivational Morphology: modify, qualify, change, alter

 

 
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