Third-person singular simple present indicative form of adapt. (verb)
Examples of word adapts
Our immune system "adapts" to the invading pathogens and "evolves" to fight them, such that when it encounters a biologically similar pathogen (which itself may have evolved) it has in its armory the weapons needed to fight it.
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An equally great fact is continuity, and it may well be that one "adapts" more successfully to certain realities by resisting them than by capitulating to them.
"The flavor isn't very strong, it's like tofu in the sense that it kind of adapts to whatever you put it with," Bates says.
People seem quite willing to grant a virtually Divine wisdom to this process, while forgetting that there is nothing in the system which "adapts".