un adaptive

adaptive

[uh-dap-tiv]
adjective
serving or able to adapt; showing or contributing to adaptation: the adaptive coloring of a chameleon.

Origin:
1815–25; adapt + -ive

adaptively, adverb
adaptiveness, noun
adaptivity [ad-ap-tiv-i-tee] , noun
nonadaptive, adjective
readaptive, adjective
readaptively, adverb
readaptiveness, noun
unadaptive, adjective
unadaptively, adverb
unadaptiveness, noun

adaptive, adoptive.
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adaptive

adjective
having a capacity for adaptation; "the adaptive coloring of a chameleon" [ant: maladaptive
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