[uh-klahy-muh-tahyz]See more synonyms on Thesaurus.comverb (used with or without object), ac·cli·ma·tized, ac·cli·ma·tiz·ing.
- to acclimate.
Also especially British, ac·cli·ma·tise.Related formsac·cli·ma·tiz·a·ble, adjectiveac·cli·ma·ti·za·tion, nounre·ac·cli·ma·ti·za·tion, nounre·ac·cli·ma·tize, verb, re·ac·cli·ma·tized, re·ac·cli·ma·tiz·ing.un·ac·cli·ma·tized, adjective
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Examples from the Web for unacclimatized
In comparison, all else seemed almost Arctic, unacclimatized.
British Dictionary definitions for unacclimatized
acclimatise acclimate (əˈklaɪmeɪt, ˈæklɪˌmeɪt)
Derived Formsacclimatizable, acclimatisable or acclimatable, adjectiveacclimatization, acclimatisation or acclimation, nounacclimatizer or acclimatiser, noun
- to adapt or become accustomed to a new climate or environment
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Word Origin and History for unacclimatized
1836; see acclimate + -ize; a more recent formation than acclimate and replacing it in many uses. Related: Acclimatized; acclimatizing.
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