1 a change/the process of changing
ADJ. successful | special
VERB + ADAPTATION make making adaptations to your home
ADAPTATION + VERB occur Adaptations in plants occur over thousands of years.
PREP. ~ for The Antarctic species have few special adaptations for polar life. | ~ to adaptation to the workplace
PHRASES a process of adaptation The process of adaptation to a new school is difficult for some children.
2 film, TV programme
ADJ. film, screen, television/TV He specializes in screen adaptations of classic novels.
VERB + ADAPTATION film, make, produce