acclimatized meaning, acclimatized definition | English Cobuild dictionary

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  ( acclimatizes    3rd person present)   ( acclimatizing    present participle)   ( acclimatized          past tense & past participle  )
in BRIT, also use acclimatise      When you acclimatize or are acclimatizedto a new situation, place, or climate, you become used to it.  
FORMAL      verb  
The athletes are acclimatising to the heat by staying in Monte Carlo...      V to n  
This year he has left for St Louis early to acclimatise himself...      V pron-refl  
They have been travelling for two days and will need some time to acclimatise.      V  
   acclimatization             n-uncount  
Acclimatization to higher altitudes may take several weeks.     
   acclimatized             adj   usu v-link ADJ, oft ADJ to n  
It took her a while to get acclimatized to her new surroundings...     
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   , acclimatised  
acclimated, acculturated, accultured, accustomed, adapted, adjusted, familiarized, inured, orientated, oriented, seasoned, used  

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