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nonadaptive

(ˌnɒnəˈdæptɪv)
adj
(Biology) biology (of an organism) not able to adapt to the environment
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Adj.1.nonadaptive - (of a trait or condition) failing to serve an adjustive purpose; "dysfunctional behavior"
maladaptive - showing faulty adaptation
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