Definition of Exaptation

1. Noun. (biology) The use of a biological structure or function for a purpose other than that for which it initially evolved. ¹



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Exaptation

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exanthematous
exanthematous fever
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exanthesis
exanthesis arthrosia
exanthrope
exanthropic
exantlate
exantlated
exantlates
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exaptation (current term)
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