Adaptability is an Ability introduced in Generation IV.

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Powers up moves of the same type.


In battle

Adaptability increases STAB from 1.5× to 2×.

Outside of battle

Adaptability has no effect outside of battle.

Pokémon with Adaptability

Pokémon Types First Ability Second Ability Hidden Ability
Shrimpet Shrimpet Water Bug Battle Armor Adaptability Rattled
Shrimpoon Shrimpoon Water Fire Battle Armor Adaptability Rattled
Flapinko Flapinko Normal Flying Adaptability Swift Swim Rivalry
Palmo Palmo Grass Grass Heatproof Adaptability Weak Armor
Cocorocko Cocorocko Grass Rock Heatproof Adaptability Weak Armor


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