Nearby words

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  2. retrodeviation,
  3. retrodirective,
  4. retrodisplacement,
  5. retrofire,
  6. retroflex,
  7. retroflexion,
  8. retrofocus lens,
  9. retrognathism,
  10. retrogradation

Origin of retrofit


Related formsret·ro·fit·ta·ble, adjective

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British Dictionary definitions for retrofit

retrofit

verb -fits, -fitting or -fitted

(tr) to equip (a vehicle, piece of equipment, etc) with new parts, safety devices, etc, after manufacture
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Word Origin and History for retrofit

retrofit

v.

1954, from retro- + fit (v.). Related: Retrofitted; retrofitting. As a noun, 1956, from the verb.

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