HyperDic: adaption

English > 1 sense of the word adaption:
NOUNprocessadaption, adaptation, adjustmentthe process of adapting to something (such as environmental conditions)
English > adaption: 1 sense > noun 1, process
MeaningThe process of adapting to something (such as environmental conditions).
Synonymsadaptation, adjustment
Narroweracclimatization, acclimatisation, acclimationadaptation to a new climate (a new temperature or altitude or environment)
dedifferentiationThe loss of specialization in form or function
domesticationadaptation to intimate association with human beings
specialization, specialisation, differentiation(biology) the structural / structural adaptation of some body part for a particular function
Broaderorganic process, biological processA process occurring in living organisms
Spanishadaptación biológica, adaptacion, adaptación
Verbsadaptadapt or conform oneself to new or different conditions

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