Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The state or quality of being adaptive; capacity to adapt.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The quality of being adaptive; capacity to adapt.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The quality of being adaptive; capability of making or becoming fit or suitable.

Etymologies

adaptive +‎ -ness (Wiktionary)

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