verb (used with object), as·sim·i·lat·ed, as·sim·i·lat·ing.
verb (used without object), as·sim·i·lat·ed, as·sim·i·lat·ing.
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We are introduced successively to the Palestinian, the Assimilator, and the Neither-here-nor-there.
His policy is not the policy of Rome the conqueror, but Rome the assimilator.The Outline of History: Being a Plain History of Life and Mankind|Herbert George Wells
It has been pointed out in these pages that Reynolds was a great assimilator.Reynolds|S. L. (Samuel Levy) Bensusan
Goethe was an assimilator and summed up in himself the spirit of a century, the attitude of predecessors and contemporaries.Laurence Sterne in Germany|Harvey Waterman Thayer