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adaption

noun adap·tion \ə-ˈdap-shən, a-\

Definition of ADAPTION

Examples of ADAPTION

  1. <the store's slow adaption to shoppers' changing tastes spelled its doom>

First Known Use of ADAPTION

1704

Other Biology Terms

autochthonous, fecund, homunculus, phylogeny, substrate

Rhymes with ADAPTION

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