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adaptive

descriptive of modifications or changes which take place in an organism in order to take advantage of changing circumstances. See ADAPTIVE ENZYME, ADAPTIVE RADIATION.
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Organizations may find that adaptive technology, especially voice recognition software, provides a cost-effective solution for supporting the ADA's directive for "reasonable accommodation".
There are many adaptive devices available commercially.
A Process View of Statistics for Clinical Trials: ANOVA, Product-Limit, and Adaptive Design
In contrast to the hierarchical architecture of PCI-to-PCI bridges, the PLX Adaptive Switch Fabric Architecture scales to hundreds of PCI slots and enables external chassis-to-chassis connections.
A deformable mirror or perhaps contact lenses designed with an adaptive optics system could also improve a person's vision by compensating for such aberrations, the researchers suggest.
But if adaptive technology is the "breakthrough" for which vocational rehabilitation professionals have been yearning, why do the numbers of unemployed visually impaired people remain high?
Rehabilitation Services Agencies are responsible for providing for an appropriate evaluation and training and assuring that appropriate adaptive equipment and vehicle modifications are provided to the client.
The Adaptive Accelerators - a key component of Adaptive OnDemand - beginning with Data Stewardships and Controls, enable active data management, giving organizations the ability to rapidly and effectively:
The notion of using a laser beacon together with an adaptive optics system originated in the early 1980s.
The SSSQ consists of nine subtests, each measuring nine content areas most relevant to adaptive behavior.
Other researchers have further developed the notions of adaptive landscapes and protein space, and some are even beginning to apply them to a special, accelerated example of protein evolution -- namely, the fine-tuning of antibodies during an immune response.
Adaptive Planning provides BPM software that is optimized for the needs of mid-market companies.