Modified vs Modification - What's the difference?

modified | modification |


As nouns the difference between modified and modification

is that modified is any vehicle used in modified racing while modification is the act or result of modifying or the condition of being modified.

As a adjective modified

is changed; altered.

As a verb modified

is (modify).

modified

English

Adjective

(head)
  • changed; altered
  • Verb

    (head)
  • (modify)
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • Any vehicle used in modified racing.
  • modification

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • the act or result of modifying or the condition of being modified
  • an alteration or adjustment to something
  • * Jim's modification to the radio's tuning resulted in clearer sound.
  • a change to an organism as a result of its environment that is not transmissable to offspring
  • * Due to his sunbathing, Jim's body experienced modifications : he got a tan.
  • (linguistics) a change to a word when it is borrowed by another language
  • * The Chinese word "kòu tóu" had a modification made to become the English "kowtow" .
  • (linguistics) the change undergone by a word when used in a construction (for instance am'' => '' 'm'' in ''I'm )