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Definition of the verb acclimatise

What does acclimatise mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: acclimatised | acclimatising | acclimatises

  1. get used to a certain climate
    • lexical domain: Change - verbs of size, temperature change, intensifying, etc.
    • alternative spelling: acclimatize
    • synonym of acclimatise: acclimate
    • more generic words: adapt / adjust / conform = adapt or conform oneself to new or different conditions

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for acclimatise

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Google previewThe Tourism Society's Dictionary for the Tourism Industry (2008)

by Verité Reily Collins

acclimatise (v) to become accustomed to changed local weather ...

Google previewThe Sterling Dictionary Of English For Everyday Use (2000)

by Arjuna Hulugalle

Noun Verb Adjective air aerify airy blood bleed bloody body embody bodily centre concentrate central circle encircle circular class classify classic climate acclimatise climatic colony colonise colonial courage encourage courageous credit ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Economic Products of India: Linum to Oyster (1891)

by Sir George Watt, Edgar Thurston, T. N. Mukharji

remarks, "The above abstract of the published facts regarding Manilla-fibre maybe of some value in suggesting the course which should be followed in further efforts to acclimatise the plant and produce the fibre. The efforts which have been ...

Google previewDickens's Dictionary of Paris, 1882 (1882)

An Unconventional Handbook by Charles Dickens

in 1860, and the intention of the founders was to acclimatise, to multiply, and to increase among the public, by means of sale, all sorts of animals and of vegetables recently introduced into France.

Google previewThe Modern World Dictionary of the English Language ... (1896)

To which is Added a Compendium of Historical, Biographical, Geographical, Scientific, Religious, and Sociological Names, and a Complete Summary of Human Achievement in the Nineteenth & Twentieth Centuries ...


Google previewLloyd's Encyclopaedic Dictionary (1896)

A New and Original Work of Refrence to the Words in the English Language

[Acclimatise, Acclimatize.] Äc-cli rna tï -sing, ac-clî-ma-tï -zing, pr. par. [Acclimatise, Acclimatize. ] ac-cli-ma tïze, v. t. [Acclimatise. ] ae-ctí-ma-türe,«. [Acclimate.] Acclimatisation ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedic Dictionary (1896)

A New, Original and Exhaustive Work of Reference to All English Words, Their Origin, Development, Orthography, Pronunciation, Meaning and Legitimate Or Customary Use ... by Robert Hunter, Charles Morris

[AccLiMATISE, ACCLIMATIzE.] ãc-cli-ma- tize, e.t. ãc-cli-ma-ture, s. [AccLIMATE.] Acclimatisation (q.v.). tac-clive, ac-cli'- votis, “... (Lat. acclivi" = sloping upwards: ad = to , cli" = a slope; - [AcCLIMATISE.] ...

Google previewChambers's Etymological Dictionary of the English Language (1876)

by William Chambers

Acclimate, ak-klT' mat, Acclimatise, ak-kli'ma-tiz, v.t. to inure to a foreign climate ...

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Scrabble value of A1C3C3L1I1M3A1T1I1S1E1

The value of this 11-letter word is 17 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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