- to acclimate to a new environment.
- to prepare or modify (a building, vehicle, etc.) for use or comfort in a specific climate, especially one that includes extreme cold or extreme heat: to climatize a house by adding insulation and storm windows.
Also especially British, cli·ma·tise.
Origin of climatize
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Related Wordsqualify, strengthen, accustom, discipline, school, anneal, inure, fit, acclimate, steel, harden, train, mature, habituate, toughen, temper, develop, season, acclimatize, brutalize
Examples from the Web for climatized
There is an Indian camp, as they come here to be climatized before going to the front.My Diary in Serbia: April 1, 1915-Nov. 1, 1915
Monica M. Stanley
Of foreign fruits now climatized we possess a great variety.