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Meaning of ACCLIMATE

Pronunciation:  u'klImit

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[v]  get used to a certain climate; "They never acclimatized in Egypt"
 

ACCLIMATE is a 9 letter word that starts with A.

 

 Synonyms: acclimatise, acclimatize
 
 See Also: adapt, adjust, conform

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ac*cli"mate\ (#; 277), v. t. [imp. & p. p.
{Acclimated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Acclimating}.] [F. acclimater;
[`a] (l. ad) + climat climate. See {Climate}.]
To habituate to a climate not native; to acclimatize. --J. H.
Newman.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: acclimatize, accommodate, accustom, adapt, adjust, break, break in, case harden, condition, confirm, domesticate, domesticize, establish, familiarize, fix, gentle, habituate, harden, housebreak, inure, naturalize, orient, orientate, season, tame, toughen, train, wont
 

 

 

 

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