serving or able to ; showing or contributing to :
the adaptive coloring of a chameleon.
adjective acting to normalize and regulate the systems of the body: adaptogenic herbs
noun any of various natural substances used in herbal medicine to normalize and regulate the systems of the body noun any of various natural substances that work through the adrenal glands to produce adjustments in the body to combat stress and increase resistance to stress, and which usually produce no side effects Examples Adaptogens such […]
adaptometer adaptometer ad·ap·tom·e·ter (ād’āp-tŏm’ĭ-tər) n. A device for determining the course of ocular dark adaptation and for measuring the minimum light threshold.
a person or thing that . a connector for joining parts or devices having different sizes, designs, etc., enabling them to be fitted or to work together. Also called plug adapter, adapter plug. a device that connects an electrical plug to an outlet that has a different plug shape: Last time I traveled, I brought […]