As nouns the difference between conformity and adaptability
is that conformity
is state of things being similar or identical while adaptability
is the quality of being adaptable; a quality that renders adaptable.
State of things being similar or identical.
A point of resemblance; a similarity.
State of being conforming, of complying with a set of rules, with a norm or standard.
The ideology of adhering to one standard or social uniformity.
- How far should one accept the rules of the society in which one lives? To put it another way: at what point does conformity become corruption? Only by answering such questions does the conscience truly define itself. -
* Sometimes used interchangeably with conformation.
The quality of being adaptable; a quality that renders adaptable.
(biology) Variability in respect to, or under the influence of, external conditions; susceptibility of an organism to that variation whereby it becomes suited to or fitted for its conditions of environment; the capacity of an organism to be modified by circumstances.