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Synonyms for adaptation
ˌæd əpˈteɪ ʃənadap·ta·tion

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  1. adaptation

    Synonyms:
    accommodation, adjustment, admeasurement, conformity, coincidence

    Antonyms:
    inconformity, incongruity, incompatibility, disharmony, misfit, malformation, mismeasurement

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  1. adaptation, versionnoun

    a written work (as a novel) that has been recast in a new form

    "the play is an adaptation of a short novel"

    Synonyms:
    adaption, reading, translation, adjustment, interpretation, rendering, variant, variation, interlingual rendition, version, edition

  2. adaptation, adaption, adjustmentnoun

    the process of adapting to something (such as environmental conditions)

    Synonyms:
    adaption, accommodation, adjustment, readjustment, modification, alteration, fitting, allowance, version, registration

  3. adaptationnoun

    (physiology) the responsive adjustment of a sense organ (as the eye) to varying conditions (as of light)

    Synonyms:
    adjustment, version, adaption

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  1. contrafactum

    Submitted by anonymous on October 26, 2020  

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  1. adaptationnoun

    Synonyms:
    fitness, suitableness, appropriateness, aptness, adaptability, accommodation, harmony

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  1. adaptationnoun

    Synonyms:
    adjustment, conformability

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How to use adaptation in a sentence?

  1. Mark Rutte:

    (China's) Premier Li Keqiang and I with our delegation discussed ... climate mitigation and adaptation ... at length. It will also create a lot of new jobs in the new economy.

  2. Lawrence Szarka:

    We think that a nauseated feeling is an evolutionary adaptation to eject food that was rotten or toxic.

  3. Robert Spicer:

    Here we have preserved in amber all the details of one such early flower just at the time when flowering plants begin to spread across the globe, and it shows superb adaptation to seasonally dry environments that supports vegetation exposed to frequent wildfires.

  4. Craig Reynolds:

    There’s going to be some failures and setbacks here and there, i’m not hoping for the climate to change. I’m just realistic in that we need to do everything we can to slow climate change, but we also have to simultaneously have adaptation strategies to the climate change that is happening – and agave is just part of the adaptation strategy.

  5. Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Costa:

    Not only is it the first time in a long time that we present a long movie, it is also a film adaptation to one of the main works of our literature and our contemporary writers.


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