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retrofit

ret·ro·fit

retrofit

pronunciation:
re tro fIt [or] re tro fIt
parts of speech:
transitive verb, noun
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: retrofit, retrofits, retrofitted, retrofitting
definition: to modify design, construction, or equipment (of an aircraft, automobile, or the like) that is already in service in order to include later improvements.
 
part of speech: noun
definition: an instance or act of retrofitting.
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The word retrofit contains the following part:
retro- Latin prefix that means back, backward, behind