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Definition of Adaptation

Adaptation

  1. The act or process of adapting, or fitting; or the state of being adapted or fitted; fitness.
  2. The result of adapting; an adapted form.

Adaptation Quotations

Whatever there be of progress in life comes not through adaptation but through daring. - Henry Miller
Whatever there be of progress in life comes not through adaptation but through daring.
Henry Miller

In the game of life, less diversity means fewer options for change. Wild or domesticated, panda or pea, adaptation is the requirement for survival.
Cary Fowler

The true basis of morality is utility; that is, the adaptation of our actions to the promotion of the general welfare and happiness; the endeavour so to rule our lives that we may serve and bless mankind.
Annie Besant

Here's how adaptation works - almost everything in the movie is in the book in some form. But it's as though the deck has been completely reshuffled and some of the cards have been assigned different values, some of the fours have been made into jacks, and some of the jacks have been made into twos.
Walter Kirn

Regularity in the hours of rising and retiring, perseverance in exercise, adaptation of dress to the variations of climate, simple and nutritious aliment, and temperance in all things are necessary branches of the regimen of health.
Philip Stanhope, 4th Earl of Chesterfield
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Adaptation Translations

adaptation in Dutch is modificatie, bewerking, aanpassing
adaptation in French is adaptation
adaptation in German is Anpassung {f}
adaptation in Italian is adattamento
adaptation in Swedish is anpassning, adaptation
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