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coevolution

[¦kō‚ev·ə′lü·shən]
(evolution)
An evolutionary pattern based on the interaction among major groups or organisms with an obvious ecological relationship; for example, plant and plant-eater, flower and pollinator.
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On Thursday, August 14, 2014, iFactory was awarded Best in Class for excellence in the design, development and implementation of the Coevolve Website.
They claim that regime complexes and policy coherence coevolve as a result of interaction of actors and institutions across levels of governance (cross-level interplay).
Henrich and Boyd (1998) used a numerical approach to show that the propensities for social learning and for conformity bias may coevolve.
We can all evolve, and now with added impetus perhaps we can also coevolve.
In a remarkable way, it invites all participants to coevolve.
In short, these principles are as follows: innovators are made, not born; strategy consists of sequential steps involving innovation in some combination of process, product, and integrated market towards an objective; strategy must coevolve with technological change and a changing world; technology (or know-how) is the strategic manager's best friend; technological and other forms of collaboration is a powerful strategic tool; crisis is inevitable but can be used by innovative leaders to galvanize people for positive change; and public-private partnerships present important strategic possibilities.
The encroachment of the dermis, patterns of host specificity, and costs associated with being parasitized by Hannemania mites suggests that amphibians and mites may coevolve in interesting ways.
For example, a new non-state actor (such as the terror network Al-Qaeda) might create new potential inputs as a by-product of its adaptation, or it might alter the nature of demands upon the system by creating new competitive dynamics among systems--the system and its context coevolve.
Evolutionary systems tend to coevolve as minute advances in one system's design are made possible only by subtle alterations in another.
Most of the literature focuses on pathogens and disease with no questions about how organisms coevolve in a standoff.
supports the notion that genes and languages coevolve.
Perhaps it is unfair to consider it hedging when he says, "I shall not be overly surprised if in the coming decades, some experimental group creates such life anew, snapping into existence in some real chemostat, creating protocells that coevolve with one another.