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Definition of the verb acclimate
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verb - inflections: acclimated | acclimating | acclimates
- get used to a certain climate
Alternative definition of the verb acclimate
- [transitive, chiefly US] To habituate to a climate not native; to acclimatize.
Acclimate is a musical group.
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by Xuemin Wang
Whether this reflects truly “signaling” or is already part of the plant's response to acclimate is a matter of discussion. Nonetheless, cell-specific or stress/developmentally induced gene expression is a way to control PLC activity indirectly.
Crabb's English Synonymes (1917)
by George Crabb
Acclimate means to become accustomed to the climate of a new country. It may also be used figuratively in an extended sense to mean ...
by Henry Watson Fowler, Jeremy Butterfield
Acclimate is the slightly older form, being first recorded from 1792, and acclimatize from 1836. In the OEC data they occur more or less equally (if one lumps the uncommon -ise spelling in with acclimatize). In most countries acclimatize is the ...
by Sam Kubba
Acclimate is a fire sensor with an onboard microprocessor with advanced software that makes adjustments to reduce false alarms.
by Matthew A. Jenks, Andrew J. Wood
The ability to cold acclimate is a quantitative trait involving a large number of genes. In fact, several studies have indicated that cold acclimation is associated with massive reprogramming of gene expression. Through transcriptome profiling by ...
by Michelle Heller, Lynette M Veach
The term acclimate means to become accustomed to a new environment or situation. Of course, you will want to start by reading the office policy and procedure manuals. The information found in these manuals can save you many questions ...
A Work of Universal Reference in All Departments of Knowledge, with a New Atlas of the World by William Dwight Whitney
acclimutm, acclimate, ac- (L. ad, to) + climat, climate; of. Pg. acclimar acclimate, (' a0- + clima, climate: see climate. To habituate to a foreign climate; acclimatize: more especially (of persons), to adapt to new climates: as, to arr-limale settlers; ...
by Robert Hartwell Fiske
acclimatize acclimate. • Perhaps your company has recently hired several Nigerian accountants, and you want to help them successfully acclimatize to your corporate ...
by Wang, Victor C. X.
Orientation: A program of specialized inperson activities that a higher education institution organizes to orient, acclimate, socialize, and welcome new college students to campus that usually occurs before the first week of classes begin during ...
by Robert Alan Lewis
acclimatize (acclimate; harden). 1: to adapt to a new environment.
by Robert Alan Lewis
acclimate. 1: acclimatize. 2a: inure, accustom, harden. 2b: adapt. acclimation. 1: a normal phenotypic ...
by Suman Singha, Tara Baugher
Typically, acclimation is a relatively slow process — it may take days to weeks of slowly changing environmental conditions for a tissue or organ to acclimate to an environmental extreme. Rapid changes can still cause damage. The loss of ...
by Bryan A. Garner
"Now, coach Dave Wannstedt says, it is apparent that it will take more time for Hughes to acclimate himself to the backfield" (Chicago Trib.). (A possible revision : Now, coach Dave Wannstedt says, Hughes will need more time to acclimate ...
The Encyclopædic Dictionary (1879)
A New and Original Work of Reference to All the Words in the English Language, with a Full Account of Their Origin, Meaning, Pronunciation, and Use by Robert Hunter
[ACCLIMATE.] Acclimatisation (q.v.). ". . . the meani of arfllmrition and culture." — * .- Encyci. of Agriculture. ac cli ma tt sa tion, ac cli ma tl tion, [ACCLIMATIZE.] 1. The process of inuring a human being, one of the inferior animals, or a plant, to a ...
[AccLIMATE.] “The native inhabitants and acclimated Europeans enjoy a state of health the most perfect.”—Crawford: Commixture of Races. täc-cli'-mate-mênt, s. Acclimatization. äc-cli'-mat-Ing, pr. par. [AccLIMATE.] täc-cli-mă -tion, s.
acclimate (a-kli'māt), v. t.;
acclimar, acclimate, « ac-+ clima, climate: See climatej To habituate to a foreign climate; acclimatize: more ...
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- Acclimate Meaning
Video shows what acclimate means. To habituate to a climate not native; to acclimatize.. To adjust to a new environment; not necessarily a wild, natural, earthy ...
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Scrabble value of A1C3C3L1I1M3A1T1E1
The value of this 9-letter word is 15 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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