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acclimatize

[ uh-klahy-muh-tahyz ]
/ 蓹藞kla瑟 m蓹藢ta瑟z /
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verb (used with or without object), ac路cli路ma路tized, ac路cli路ma路tiz路ing.
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Also especially British, ac路cli路ma路tise .

Origin of acclimatize

First recorded in 1830鈥40; acclimate + -ize

OTHER WORDS FROM acclimatize

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British Dictionary definitions for acclimatize

acclimatize

acclimatise acclimate (蓹藞kla瑟me瑟t, 藞忙kl瑟藢me瑟t)

/ (蓹藞kla瑟m蓹藢ta瑟z) /

verb
to adapt or become accustomed to a new climate or environment

Derived forms of acclimatize

acclimatizable, acclimatisable or acclimatable, adjectiveacclimatization, acclimatisation or acclimation, nounacclimatizer or acclimatiser, noun
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