Adaptation noun - The act or process of changing something to fit a new use or situation.
Usage example: a careful adaptation of the book for the silver screen could take several years
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Synonyms for Adaptation
Conversion is a synonym for adaptation in converting topic. In some cases you can use "Conversion" instead a noun "Adaptation", when it comes to topics like act of adapting.
- change and adaptation
- change and conversion
- accommodation and adaptation
- accommodation and conversion
- adjustment and adaptation
- adjustment and conversion
- variation and adaptation
- variation and conversion
- modification and adaptation
- modification and conversion
- metamorphosis and adaptation
- metamorphosis and conversion
- transformation and adaptation
- transformation and conversion
How words are described
|full||full adaptation||full conversion|
|best||best adaptation||best conversion|
|direct||direct adaptation||direct conversion|
|complete||complete adaptation||complete conversion|
|Other adjectives: original, proper, faithful, actual, successful, loose, bad, spiritual, early, later, fictional, official, subsequent, unofficial, different, recent, planned.|
Both words in one sentence
- Watson.The series is generally true to the Doyle stories, but is more of an Adaptation Distillation than a straight page-to-screen conversion.
- The Expanded Psionics Handbook introduces the power Energy Adaptation that coverts 10 energy damage into light, Radiant armor that does the same, and the power Energy Conversion that allows you to store and release the energy damage that it prevents.
Source: Energy Absorption
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Conversion and Adaptation. (2016). Retrieved 2022, June 27, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/adaptation/conversion
Adaptation & Conversion. N.p., 2016. Web. 27 Jun. 2022. <https://thesaurus.plus/related/adaptation/conversion>.
Conversion or Adaptation. 2016. Accessed June 27, 2022. https://thesaurus.plus/related/adaptation/conversion.
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