Definition of Adaptations. Meaning of Adaptations. Synonyms of Adaptations

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Adaptations. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Adaptations and, of course, Adaptations synonyms and on the right images related to the word Adaptations.

Definition of Adaptations

Adaptation
Adaptation Ad`ap*ta"tion, n. [Cf. F. adaptation, LL. adaptatio.] 1. The act or process of adapting, or fitting; or the state of being adapted or fitted; fitness. ``Adaptation of the means to the end.' --Erskine. 2. The result of adapting; an adapted form.

Meaning of Adaptations from wikipedia

- Structural adaptations are physical features of an organism, such as shape, body covering, armament, and internal organization. Behavioural adaptations are inherited...
- Adaptationism, also known as functionalism, is the Darwinian view that many physical and psychological traits of organisms are evolved adaptations. Pan-adaptationism...
- big success. In the adaptation of The X-Files to film, greater effects and a longer plotline were involved. Additionally, adaptations of television shows...
- killing her in the process. In December 2019, Collider reported that a new adaptation, a miniseries, is in development at FX and MGM Television. A television...
- Adaptation. is a 2002 American black comedy-drama film directed by Spike Jonze and written by Charlie Kaufman. It stars Nicolas Cage as Kaufman and his...
- short stories. The most celebrated of the early adaptations is Erich von Stroheim's Greed, a 1924 adaptation of the 1899 novel McTeague by naturalist writer...
- Adaptations of the works of Agatha Christie: 1938 Love from a Stranger (Based on the stage play of the same name from the short story Philomel Cottage)...
- physiologic (normal) or pathologic (abnormal). Four types of morphological adaptations include atrophy, hypertrophy, hyperplasia, and metaplasia. Atrophy is...
- Fire adaptations are life history traits of plants and animals that help them survive wildfire or to utilize resources created by wildfire. These traits...
- Short term neural adaptations occur in the body during rhythmic activities. One of the most common activities when these neural adaptations are constantly...