Definitions for acclimation
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
ac•cli•mateˈæk ləˌmeɪt, əˈklaɪ mɪt(v.t.; v.i.)-mat•ed, -mat•ing.
to accustom or become accustomed to a new climate or environment.
Origin of acclimate:
1785–95; < F acclimater. See ac -, climate
acclimatization, acclimatisation, acclimation(noun)
adaptation to a new climate (a new temperature or altitude or environment)
The process of becoming, or the state of being, acclimated, or habituated to a new climate; acclimatization.
The adaptation of an organism to its natural climatic environment.
Origin: * First attested in 1826.
the process of becoming, or the state of being, acclimated, or habituated to a new climate; acclimatization
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