Synonyms for adaptation

Synonyms for (noun) adaptation

Synonyms: adaptation

Definition: (physiology) the responsive adjustment of a sense organ (as the eye) to varying conditions (as of light)

Similar words: adjustment, alteration, modification

Definition: the act of making something different (as e.g. the size of a garment)

Synonyms: adaptation, version

Definition: a written work (as a novel) that has been recast in a new form

Usage: the play is an adaptation of a short novel

Similar words: piece of writing, writing, written material

Definition: the work of a writer; anything expressed in letters of the alphabet (especially when considered from the point of view of style and effect)

Usage: the writing in her novels is excellent; that editorial was a fine piece of writing

Synonyms: adaptation, adaption, adjustment

Definition: the process of adapting to something (such as environmental conditions)

Similar words: organic process, biological process

Definition: a process occurring in living organisms

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