adaptability definition

  • noun:
    • the standard of being adaptable; a good that renders adaptable.
    • Variability according to, or intoxicated by, outside problems; susceptibility of an organism compared to that variation wherein it becomes suited to or fitted for its problems of environment; the capability of an organism is modified by conditions.
    • the caliber of becoming adaptable; suitableness.
    • The quality of being adaptable; a good that renders adaptable.
    • Specifically, in biology, variability according to, or under the influence of, outside circumstances; susceptibility of an organism to this difference wherein it becomes worthy of or fitted because of its circumstances of environment; the capability of an organism to-be changed by conditions.
    • the ability to alter (or be altered) to suit changed circumstances

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