unadapted

adjective
un·adapt·ed | \ ˌən-ə-ˈdap-təd , -a- \

Definition of unadapted 

: not suited by nature, character, or design to a particular use, purpose, or situation : not adapted soil unadapted for crop use a plant unadapted to cold climates

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circa 1775, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of unadapted was circa 1775

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