1. adaptation the process of adjusting or conforming to new conditions
  2. thriftshop a shop that sells secondhand goods at reduced prices
  3. tobacco shop a shop that sells pipes and pipe tobacco and cigars and cigarettes
  4. deep-dish pie a pie made of fruit with rich biscuit dough usually only on top of the fruit
  5. adaptive radiation the development of many different forms from an originally homogeneous group of organisms as they fill different ecological niches
  6. adoption proceeding creating a parent-child relation between persons
  7. espresso shop a cafe where espresso is served
  8. adobe house a house built of sod or adobe laid in horizontal courses
  9. bucket shop (formerly) a cheap saloon selling liquor by the bucket
  10. beauty shop a shop where hairdressers and beauticians work
  11. open shop a company whose workers are hired without regard to their membership in a labor union
  12. dichotomy a classification into two opposed parts or subclasses
  13. infatuation a foolish and usually extravagant passion or love
  14. cadetship the position of cadet
  15. apophatism the religious belief that God cannot be known but is completely `other' and must be described in negative terms (in terms of what God is not)
  16. food shop a shop selling ready-to-eat food products
  17. pet shop a shop where pet animals can be purchased
  18. stewardship the position of someone who manages the affairs of others
  19. studentship the position of student
  20. Liberty ship a slow cargo ship built during World War II