modify

  1. cause to change; make different; cause a transformation

    Synonyms : alter, change
  2. add a modifier to a constituent

    Synonyms : qualify
    Type Of : add
  3. make less severe or harsh or extreme

    Type Of : change
    Examples :
    • please modify this letter to make it more polite

museum

  1. a depository for collecting and displaying objects having scientific or historical or artistic value

    Type Of : repository, depositary, depository, deposit

mammals

  1. any warm-blooded vertebrate having the skin more or less covered with hair; young are born alive except for the small subclass of monotremes and nourished with milk

    Synonyms : mammalian
    Type Of : craniate, vertebrate

mentally

  1. in your mind

    Examples :
    • he suffered mentally

misrepresented

  1. having an intended meaning altered or misrepresented

    Synonyms : distorted, perverted, twisted

mixing

  1. the act of mixing together

    Synonyms : admixture, commixture, intermixture, mix, mixture
    Type Of : combination, combining, compounding
    Examples :
    • the mixing of sound channels in the recording studio

m

  1. denoting a quantity consisting of 1,000 items or units

    Synonyms : 1000, k, one thousand, thousand
  2. a unit of information equal to 1024 kibibytes or 2^20 (1,048,576) bytes

    Synonyms : mb, mebibyte, megabyte, mib
    Type Of : computer memory unit
  3. the cardinal number that is the product of 10 and 100

    Synonyms : 1000, chiliad, g, grand, k, one thousand, thou, thousand, yard
    Type Of : large integer
  4. a unit of information equal to 1000 kilobytes or 10^6 (1,000,000) bytes

    Synonyms : mb, megabyte
    Type Of : computer memory unit
  5. the basic unit of length adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites (approximately 1.094 yards)

    Synonyms : meter, metre
    Type Of : metric linear unit
  6. concentration measured by the number of moles of solute per liter of solution

    Synonyms : molar concentration, molarity
    Type Of : concentration
  7. the 13th letter of the Roman alphabet

    Type Of : letter of the alphabet, letter, alphabetic character

modernization

  1. making modern in appearance or behavior

    Synonyms : modernisation
    Type Of : improvement
    Examples :
    • the modernization of Nigeria will be a long process
  2. a modernized version (as of a play)

    Type Of : adaptation, version

mint

  1. a candy that is flavored with a mint oil

    Synonyms : mint candy
    Type Of : confect, candy
  2. (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent

    Synonyms : batch, deal, flock, good deal, great deal, hatful, heap, lot, mass, mess, mickle, mountain, muckle, passel, peck, pile, plenty, pot, quite a little, raft, sight, slew, spate, stack, tidy sum, wad
    Type Of : large indefinite quantity, large indefinite amount
    Examples :
    • he made a mint on the stock market
  3. form by stamping, punching, or printing

    Synonyms : coin, strike
    Type Of : create from raw stuff, create from raw material
  4. any member of the mint family of plants

    Type Of : labiatae, lamiaceae, mint family, family labiatae, family lamiaceae
  5. any north temperate plant of the genus Mentha with aromatic leaves and small mauve flowers

    Type Of : herbaceous plant, herb
  6. a plant where money is coined by authority of the government

    Type Of : industrial plant, plant, works
  7. as if new

    Examples :
    • in mint condition
  8. the leaves of a mint plant used fresh or candied

    Type Of : herb

minute

  1. an indefinitely short time

    Synonyms : bit, mo, moment, second
    Type Of : time
    Examples :
    • it only takes a minute
  2. infinitely or immeasurably small

    Synonyms : infinitesimal
    Examples :
    • two minute whiplike threads of protoplasm
  3. a particular point in time

    Synonyms : instant, moment, second
    Type Of : point in time, point
  4. a unit of time equal to 60 seconds or 1/60th of an hour

    Synonyms : min
    Type Of : unit of time, time unit
    Examples :
    • he ran a 4 minute mile
  5. distance measured by the time taken to cover it

    Synonyms : hour
    Type Of : distance
    Examples :
    • its just 10 minutes away
  6. characterized by painstaking care and detailed examination

    Synonyms : narrow
    Examples :
    • a minute inspection of the grounds
    • an exact and minute report
  7. a unit of angular distance equal to a 60th of a degree

    Synonyms : arcminute, minute of arc
    Type Of : angular unit
  8. a short note

    Type Of : note
    Examples :
    • the secretary keeps the minutes of the meeting