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Definition of the adjective adaptational
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Alternative definition of the adjective adaptational
- Relating or pertaining to adaptation, or the adjustment of one thing to another; adaptive
- [biology] Applied to physiological or functional modifications of parts or organs, as distinguished from morphological or structural changes.
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by Joan C. Stevenson
Ladd Prosser, Adaptational Biology: Molecules to Organisms (New York: John Wiiey and Sons, 1986); Derek F. Roberts, Climate and Human Variability (Menlo Park, Calif.
by Robert Jean Campbell
acute stress disorder adaptational psychodynamics closed eyes), lasting from minutes to hours; insensitivity to pain with no reaction to external stimuli; the eyelids flutter, the eyeballs are mobile and are rolled outward and upward.
by Irving Epstein
using the following variables: measures of war exposure, mental health symptoms, adaptational outcomes, and post-traumatic ...
by Jeanne Mager Stellman
adequate feeding and hydration, development ol" adaptational mechanisms) and pharmacological and technological measures (e.g., shelter, clothing). Ultimately all these methods aim to increase tolerance to cold at both the general and ...
Encyclopedia Britannica (1922)
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information by Hugh Chisholm
This is especially the case in the anterior part of the body, where, in correlation with the “adaptational shifting of the oral aperture ” (see ARTHROPODA), a varying number # somites unite to form the “cephalon" or head. Apart from the possible ...
by Susan Krauss Whitbourne
Adaptational processes formulated in the context of these theories include improvement or maintenance and reorientation processes (Boerner & Jopp, ...
Dictionary of Parasitology (2005)
by Peter J. Gosling
An adaptational state when, after repeated exposure, a given dose of an agent ...
The Encyclopaedia of Sports Medicine: An IOC Medical Commission Publication, Genetic and Molecular Aspects of Sports Performance (2011)
by Claude Bouchard, Eric P. Hoffman
condition, produced larger adaptational changes post-training. (a) Maximal oxygen uptake (VOzmax). (b) Expression ...
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Scrabble value of A1D2A1P3T1A1T1I1O1N1A1L1
The value of this 12-letter word is 15 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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