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adaptation (s) (noun), adaptations (pl)
Something that is modified in order to fit or to work better in a situation or for some purpose; especially a movie, book, play, etc.: Trudy's motion picture adaptation of her novel with the same title was a great success.
This entry is located in the following units: apt-, ept- (page 1) -ation, -ization (-iz[e] + -ation); -isation (British spelling variation) (page 3)
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auditory adaptation (s) (noun). auditory adaptations (pl)
The ability to adjust to changes in sound: An auditory adaptation study showed some evidence of changes in the auditory threshold resulting from exposure to sound.
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adaptation (s), adaptations (pl) (noun forms)
Social patterns of behavior that enable a culture, or cultures, to cope with their environments.
(New plagues, survival, and the various mutual adaptations carried on with our microbial fellow travelers)