adaptability


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a·dapt·a·ble

 (ə-dăp′tə-bəl)
adj.
Capable of adapting or of being adapted.

a·dapt′a·bil′i·ty, a·dapt′a·ble·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.adaptability - the ability to change (or be changed) to fit changed circumstancesadaptability - the ability to change (or be changed) to fit changed circumstances
flexibility, flexibleness - the quality of being adaptable or variable; "he enjoyed the flexibility of his working arrangement"
pliability, pliancy, pliantness, suppleness - adaptability of mind or character; "he was valued for his reliability and pliability"; "he increased the leanness and suppleness of the organization"
ability - the quality of being able to perform; a quality that permits or facilitates achievement or accomplishment
unadaptability - the inability to change or be changed to fit changed circumstances

adaptability

Translations
قَابِلِيَّة التَكَيُّف
přizpůsobivost
fleksibilitettilpasningsevne
sopeutumiskykysopeutuvuus
alkalmazkodási képesség
aîlögunarhæfni
adaptabilitate
prispôsobivosť
uyum sağlayabilme

adaptability

[əˌdæptəˈbɪlɪtɪ] Nadaptabilidad f, capacidad f para adaptarse or acomodarse

adaptability

[əˌdæptəˈbɪlɪti] nfaculté f d'adaptation

adaptability

n (of plant, animal, person)Anpassungsfähigkeit f; (of vehicle, hairstyle)Vielseitigkeit f; (of schedule)Flexibilität f

adaptability

[əˌdæptəˈbɪlɪtɪ] nadattabilità, capacità di adattamento

adapt

(əˈdӕpt) verb
to change or alter (so as to fit a different situation etc). She always adapted easily to new circumstances; He has adapted the play for television.
ˌadapˈtation (ӕ-) noun
aˈdaptable adjective
willing or able to change to fit in with different circumstances. Children are usually very adaptable.
aˌdaptaˈbility noun
aˈdaptor noun
a device which enables an electrical plug of one type to be used in a socket of another type, or several plugs to be used in the same socket at the same time.
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Of that story I will only say that it struck many people by its adaptability to the stage and that I was induced to dramatize it under the title of "One Day More"; up to the present my only effort in that direction.
Her nature was full of adaptability, fluidity, receptivity.
After all he must be possessed of a wonderful measure of adaptability.
It marked his adaptability, his capacity to adjust himself to changing conditions, the lack of which would have meant swift and terrible death.
In his fondness for society and his adaptability to all grades, Mr.
Yet this result was predetermined by the stubborn tenacity and numerical superiority of the conquered people and by the easy adaptability of the Norman temperament.
Therefore, more research is needed on cognitive mediators such as cognitive adaptability, because cognitive adaptability leads to thinking out loud, reflecting, planning, strategizing, and self-regulating (Guterman, 2002), all of which are crucial to innovating (Johnston & Bate, 2013).
This study examined graduating seniors (N = 164) during their senior year of college as they transitioned to the workforce, investigating career adaptability and social support.
This study developed a new tall fescue variety with excellent environmental adaptability, aiming to make a contribution to the vitalization of the Korean grassland industry.
The modern psychological test is based on Internet network, and has a strong information processing function, which provides a scientific theoretical guidance and technical support for the evaluation of the competitive psychological adaptability of athletes.
2006; Wang & Netemeyer, 2002), and adaptability (Griffin & Heskesh, 2005; Predmore & Bonnice, 1994; Pulakos, Arad, Donovan, & Plamondon, 2000; Verbeke, Belschak, Bakker, & Dietz, 2008) have advanced the understanding of team resourcefulness by proposing theoretical and practical implications.
In the literature there are a number of inventories for assessing family structure and dynamics (Family Assessment Device, FAD, Epstein, Baldwin, & Bishop, 1983; Self-Report Family Inventory, SFI, Hampson & Beavers, 1996; Family Satisfaction Scale, FSS, Olson, 1995), but the most widely used in the clinical practice is the Family Adaptability and Cohesion Evaluation Scale (FACES, Olson, 1986).