Definition of adaptation in English:

adaptation

Line breaks: adap|ta¦tion
Pronunciation: /adəpˈteɪʃ(ə)n
 
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noun

[mass noun]

Origin

early 17th century: from French, from late Latin adaptatio(n-), from Latin adaptare (see adapt).

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