1. adaptation the process of adjusting or conforming to new conditions
  2. thriftshop a shop that sells secondhand goods at reduced prices
  3. deep-dish pie a pie made of fruit with rich biscuit dough usually only on top of the fruit
  4. tobacco shop a shop that sells pipes and pipe tobacco and cigars and cigarettes
  5. adaptive radiation the development of many different forms from an originally homogeneous group of organisms as they fill different ecological niches
  6. white potato annual native to South America having underground stolons bearing edible starchy tubers; widely cultivated as a garden vegetable; vines are poisonous
  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. 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)
  14. infatuation a foolish and usually extravagant passion or love
  15. cadetship the position of cadet
  16. edible-podded pea a variety of pea plant producing peas having soft thick edible pods lacking the fibrous inner lining of the common pea
  17. food shop a shop selling ready-to-eat food products
  18. pet shop a shop where pet animals can be purchased
  19. stewardship the position of someone who manages the affairs of others
  20. studentship the position of student