acclimation


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ac·cli·ma·tion

 (ăk′lə-mā′shən)
n.
1. The process of acclimating or of becoming acclimated.
2. Acclimatization.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.acclimation - adaptation to a new climate (a new temperature or altitude or environment)acclimation - adaptation to a new climate (a new temperature or altitude or environment)
adaption, adaptation, adjustment - the process of adapting to something (such as environmental conditions)

acclimation

noun
Adjustment to a changing environment:
Biology: adaptation.
Translations

ac·cli·ma·ti·za·tion

, acclimation
n. aclimatación.
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