coadaptation
noun see coadapted

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  • coadaptation — [ koadaptasjɔ̃ ] n. f. • XXe; de co et adaptation ♦ Cin., télév. Adaptation faite en collaboration par plusieurs adaptateurs (coadaptateur, tricen.). ● coadaptation nom féminin …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Coadaptation — Co*ad ap*ta tion, n. Mutual adaption. R. Owen. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • coadaptation — coadaptation. См. коадаптация. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • coadaptation — koadaptacija statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Morfologinis ir funkcinis organų prisitaikymas vienas prie kito per evoliuciją. atitikmenys: angl. coadaptation vok. Koadaptation, f rus. коадаптация, f …   Ekologijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • coadaptation — n. [L. cum, with; ad, to; aptus, to fit] The selection process that tends to accumulate harmonious interactions of genes brought together by natural selection …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • coadaptation — coadaptational, adj. coadaptationally, adv. /koh ad euhp tay sheuhn/, n. 1. Biol. the correlation of structural or behavioral characteristics in two or more interacting organisms in a community or organs in an organism resulting from progressive… …   Universalium

  • coadaptation — The operation of selection jointly on two or more loci. * * * co·ad·ap·ta·tion (ko ad″ap taґshən) [co + adaptation] the mutual, correlated, adaptive changes in two interdependent organs …   Medical dictionary

  • coadaptation — co·adaptation …   English syllables

  • coadaptation — co•ad•ap•ta•tion [[t]ˌkoʊ æd əpˈteɪ ʃən[/t]] n. 1) bio the correlation of characteristics in two or more interacting organisms or organs resulting from progressive accommodation by natural selection 2) gen Also called integration the accumulation …   From formal English to slang

  • coadaptation — |kō+ noun Etymology: co + adaptation : mutual adaptation (as of a flower and the insect that pollinates it) * * * coadaptational, adj. coadaptationally, adv. /koh ad euhp tay sheuhn/, n. 1. Biol. the correlation of structural or behavioral… …   Useful english dictionary

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