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Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
▪ Some manufacturers are already offering to retrofit old models with catalytic converters.
▪ The latest build is air-conditioned, and following the final deliveries Adtranz is to retrofit the earlier cars with full air-conditioning.
Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary

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

  1. of, relating to, or being a retrofit n. 1 Something that has been retrofitted 2 The act of retrofitting v

  2. 1 To add or substitute new parts or components to some device, structure et

  3. , that were not previously available; to modernize 2 To fix an older version (or older versions) as part of the same process of fixing the newest version; to backport

  1. n. a component or accessory added to something after it has been manufactured

  2. the act of adding a component or accessory to something that did not have it when it was manufactured; "the court ordered a retrofit on all automobiles"

  3. v. provide with parts, devices, or equipment not available or in use at the time of the original manufacture; "They car companies retrofitted all the old models with new carburetors"

  4. fit in or on an existing structure, such as an older house; "The mansion was retrofitted with modern plumbing"

  5. substitute new or modernized parts or equipment for older ones; "The laboratory retrofitted to meet the safety codes"

  6. [also: retrofitting, retrofitted]

Retrofit (Section 25 album)

Retrofit is an album by Blackpool post-punk/electro band Section 25 and released by LTM Recordings on 14 September 2010.

Retrofit (company)

Retrofit is a weight loss company for business professionals based in Chicago, Illinois. It is known for its use of technology to assist people with weight loss and track their progress such as using Skype for clients to speak with program advisers and wellness experts, Wi-Fi scales and Fitbit. Wellness experts include a registered dietitian, exercise physiologist, and behavior coach to cover the core subject matter areas of nutrition, fitness, and behavior change.

Retrofit uses the measure of percent of body weight lost at the end of one year as their primary metric and claims a greater than 90% rate of weight loss for their active client base.

Usage examples of "retrofit".

Maybe there really were some gene surgeons who could do a retrofit this good, he thought.

It was almost as if the cunning retrofit body was melting away and the real Wu beneath was emerging, moment by moment.

Kashyyyk during the Yevethan crisis, Jowdrrl had retrofit a quartet of transparent optical transducer panels to enhance port and aft visibility.

Somewhere among them were fragments strong enough to serve as the tools he would need to retrofit the control bolt.

A new retrofit, however, eliminated this difficulty, which was felt to be a basic design deficiency.

We were out in an antique REB, no armor retrofit to mention, and we got rocked up by a booger in a fake satellite.

The microwave dump system was one of the post-apocalypse retrofits to the orbiter.

Sound-speech was the most secure form of communication in the Galilean system, and even the armored, hard-vac Io worker had been retrofitted to accommodate it.

Soph and seven other members of the team hung aboard a narrow monocrystal hull with retrofitted drive pods.

She ducked after Salasso through an oval hatch that led to a strip-lit tubular corridor with free-fall handgrips along the sides and retrofitted planking along the bottom.

The minister of industrial policy had arrived, tying up an ancient fiberglass speedboat retrofitted with ribbed lateen sails.

Dana commandeers Wolff's ship after the drives are retrofitted with a device perfected by former 15th ATAC whiz kid Louie Nichols.

Dana commandeers Wolff's ship after the drives are retrofitted with a device perfected by former 15th ATAC whiz-kid, Louie Nichols.

They were all concrete and concrete block, with tin roofs, and it was clear that they had been hastily painted and retrofitted with better electrical service and air-conditioning.

The lower levels are filled with retrofit braces and supports, and the very lowest are now filled with foam concrete, plasteel, and rocky rubble.