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acclimate

[ ak-luh-meyt, uh-klahy-mit ]
/ 藞忙k l蓹藢me瑟t, 蓹藞kla瑟 m瑟t /
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Definition of acclimate

verb (used with or without object), ac路cli路mat路ed, ac路cli路mat路ing.
to accustom or become accustomed to a new climate or environment; adapt.
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Origin of acclimate

From the French word acclimater, dating back to 1785鈥95; see ac-, climate

OTHER WORDS FROM acclimate

ac路cli路mat路a路ble [uh-klahy-mi-tuh-buhl], /蓹藞kla瑟 m瑟 t蓹 b蓹l/, adjectiveac路cli路ma路tion [ak-luh-mey-shuhn], /藢忙k l蓹藞me瑟 蕛蓹n/, nounre路ac路cli路mate, verb, re路ac路cli路mat路ed, re路ac路cli路mat路ing.

WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH acclimate

acclamation, acclimation
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