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ACCLIMATION

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does acclimation mean? 

ACCLIMATION (noun)
  The noun ACCLIMATION has 1 sense:

1. adaptation to a new climate (a new temperature or altitude or environment)

  Familiarity information: ACCLIMATION used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


ACCLIMATION (noun)


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Meaning:

Adaptation to a new climate (a new temperature or altitude or environment)

Classified under:

Nouns denoting natural processes

Synonyms:

acclimation; acclimatisation; acclimatization

Hypernyms ("acclimation" is a kind of...):

adaptation; adaption; adjustment (the process of adapting to something (such as environmental conditions))


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