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Learn JLPT N1 Vocabulary: 適応 (tekiou)

Learn JLPT N1 Vocabulary: 適応 (tekiou)

Kana: てきおう
Kanji: 適応
Romaji: tekiou

Type: Noun, するverb
Meaning: adaptation, accommodation, conformity
JLPT level: N1

Example sentences:

これで適応を終えたわけではないのよ、長い目で見ればね。
kore de tekiou o oeta wake de wanai no yo, nagai me de mireba ne.
I am not done adapting—not by a long shot.

ミナコはいまだに大学の卒業資格を持っていない、適応に負われて、それどころではなかったのだ。
minako wa ima da ni daigaku no sotsugyou shikaku o motte inai, tekiou ni owarete, sore dokoro de wa nakatta noda.
Minako still does not have her Bachelor of Arts—she’s been too busy adapting.

適応 (tekiou)

何を守り、何を捨てるか、何に適応するか、何を採るか、どこに力を入れて焦点を絞るか、といったことを整理する必要がある。
nani o mamori, nani o suteru ka, nani ni tekiou suru ka, nani o toru ka, doko ni chikara o irete shouten o shiboru ka, to itta koto o seiri suru hitsuyou ga aru.
We are going to have to sort out what to keep, what to discard, what to adapt, what to adopt, where to redouble our efforts, and where to intensify our focus.

産業の構造変化に経営陣が適応できない場合もある。
sangyou no kouzou henka ni keieijin ga tekiou dekinai baai mo aru.
Sometimes managements aren’t attuned to tectonic shifts in their industry.

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 适应 (shìyìng)
Korean: 적응 (jeog-eung)

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