Characterized by or given to adaptation
The set of ecological niches to which a particular species or group of species is adapted.
Not adaptive; (Biology) not resulting in the better adaptation of an organism to its environment; not increasing the genetic fitness of an organism.
A system allowing a telescope to adjust its reflecting surfaces automatically in response to changes in atmospheric distortion.
Control of a system, behaviour, etc., in which adjustments are (automatically) made in response to external conditions or stimuli; frequently attributive.
= active immunity.
The diversification of a group of organisms into forms filling different ecological niches
The theory that participants in economic activity forecast the future of a variable primarily with reference to its (especially recent) past; frequently attributive.
A hypothesis that supposes that expectations of future values of a variable can be based primarily on its values in the recent past