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Definition of 'adaptation'

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  1. a written work (as a novel) that has been recast in a new form; "the play is an adaptation of a short novel"
       Synonyms: version
  2. the process of adapting to something (such as environmental conditions)
       Synonyms: adaption adjustment
  3. (physiology) the responsive adjustment of a sense organ (as the eye) to varying conditions (as of light)

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