a word or phrase apparently modifying an unintended word because of its placement in a sentence: e.g., `when young' in `when young, circuses appeal to all of us'
a content word that qualifies the meaning of a noun or verb
the act of suspending something (hanging it from above so it moves freely)
a gene that modifies the effect produced by another gene
a person who changes something
a moderator who makes less extreme or uncompromising