coadapted

adjective

co·​adapt·​ed ˌkō-ə-ˈdap-təd How to pronounce coadapted (audio)
: mutually adapted especially by natural selection
coadaptation noun

Word History

First Known Use

1836, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of coadapted was in 1836

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Cite this Entry

“Coadapted.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/coadapted. Accessed 18 Apr. 2024.

Medical Definition

coadapted

adjective
co·​adapt·​ed ˌkō-ə-ˈdap-təd How to pronounce coadapted (audio)
: mutually adapted especially by natural selection
coadapted gene complexes
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