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What is the difference between Adaptation and Acclimation?

Asked by Howard Reyes, Last updated: Jan 15, 2020

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E. Austin

E. Austin

Answered Aug 30, 2019

Acclimations are metabolic adjustments of a living being, which may or may not necessitate the transcription of genes. Acclimations are always short term. Adaption is a heritable amendment in...Read More
 

D. Ronald

D. Ronald, Writer, Austin

Answered Aug 08, 2019

There are some living creatures who may sometimes find themselves in places that are not common to them or are not their usual environment. They have two options that are available. One is to...Read More
 

C. Lopez

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C. Lopez, Chauffer, Chauffer, Watertown

Answered May 24, 2019

When an organism tresspasses into an unknown territory, the organism must either adapt or acclimate to survive. Adaptation occurs when the organism changes its chemical and physical makeup to fit...Read More
 

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