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    Differentation between adaptation, acclimation, and acclimatization

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    Please explain using examples the differences between adaptation, acclimation, and acclimatization.

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    Hi , thanks for your kind comments and welcome to Brainmass once again.

    Let us discuss each one and start with adaptation:
    Adaptation is a characteristic of organisms that is developed over time, so that they may be able to survive in their habitat. This characteristic has evolved over time and is thus, has a genetic basis ...