[ uh-kuhl-chuh-reyt ]
/ əˈkʌl tʃəˌreɪt /
verb (used with or without object), ac·cul·tur·at·ed, ac·cul·tur·at·ing.
to alter by acculturation.
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Origin of acculturate
First recorded in 1930–35; back formation from acculturation
OTHER WORDS FROM acculturateac·cul·tur·a·tive, adjectivenon·ac·cul·tu·rat·ed, adjectiveun·ac·cul·tur·at·ed, adjective
Words nearby acculturate
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British Dictionary definitions for acculturated
/ (əˈkʌltʃəˌreɪt) /
(of a cultural or social group) to assimilate the cultural traits of another group
Derived forms of acculturateacculturation, noun
Word Origin for acculturate
C20: from ad- + culture + -ate 1
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