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adaptation of an organism to its climatic environment: acclimation to the cold
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acclamation – enthusiastic approval: The performance was met with acclamation.
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1. The process of acclimating or of becoming acclimated.
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|Noun||1.||acclimation - adaptation to a new climate (a new temperature or altitude or environment)|
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