adap·​ti·​tude | \ ə-ˈdap-tə-ˌt(y)üd, a- \
plural -s

Definition of adaptitude

: a special fitness : aptitude

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First Known Use of adaptitude

1806, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for adaptitude

blend of adapt and aptitude

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“Adaptitude.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 May. 2020.

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