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əˈdæp tɪvadap·tive

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  1. adaptiveadjective


  2. adaptiveadjective

    Of, pertaining to, characterized by or showing adaptation; making or made fit or suitable.

    adaptative, adaptable

  3. adaptiveadjective

    Capable of being adapted or of adapting; susceptible of or undergoing accordant change.

    adaptative, adaptable

  4. adaptiveadjective

    Of a trait: that helps an individual to function well in society.

    adaptable, adaptative

Princeton's WordNet

  1. adaptive, adaptativeadjective

    having a capacity for adaptation

    "the adaptive coloring of a chameleon"


    maladjustive, nonadaptive, maladaptive, dysfunctional

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  1. Michel Milinkovitch:

    This beautiful fine pattern of millions of channels is adaptive.

  2. Anastasiya Stotskaya:

    The animals feel it much better than we do. They are more adaptive to various changes (in nature) and they feel them much earlier. This tells us the weather will be much warmer now.

  3. Chetan Dube:

    The question we would ask is, ‘Does all infrastructure need to be managed by people? Or is the infrastructure capable of self-managing, self-governing and self-healing?’ my father used to have some power plants, and I would go there, and they would have almost nobody managing them, because almost all the processes of remediation were built in. The technological maturity curve that almost any industry goes through has a level of evolution. At some point, can the systems, the network and the servers become self-aware and self-governing? IPcenter was the product realization of adaptive learning systems that would be able to self-govern. That was our first big steppingstone toward cognitive technologies.

  4. Sam Abuelsamid:

    When it works, which can be most of the time, it can be very good, but it can easily be confused by things that humans would have no problem with. Machine visions are not as adaptive as humans. And the problem is that all machine systems sometimes make silly errors.

  5. Musin Almat Zhumabekovich:

    It is egoism that leads to the latent destruction of mental, elastic genes. The adaptive transformation functions of conformism lead them to complete vulnerability. Selfishness as the basis for the development of marketing of human weakness.

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