Definition of adapted
: suited by nature, character, or design to a particular use, purpose, or situation —used with to or for soil well adapted to the growing of wheat “The teeth are sharp and adapted for gripping onto slippery prey … ” — Debi Willoughby
adaptednessnoun He proposes that natural selection is the process of differential reproduction resulting from differential adaptedness to a common selective environment. — Biological Sciences
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