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adaptation of an organism to its climatic environment: acclimation to the cold
Not to be confused with:
acclamation – enthusiastic approval: The performance was met with acclamation.


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)


Adjustment to a changing environment:
Biology: adaptation.


, acclimation
n. aclimatación.
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tricornutum, for which there is a known genetic toolkit with which to investigate their unique acclimation to stress.
the subject of the order is a service including the implementation of the task under the name: "veterinary care - 20 activities related to the protection of bison in the stuposiany forest district", Including: Veterinary care for bison in the demonstration and acclimation bison in the mucznem bison, - 2 visits in the month in the first and third decades of the month with a one-day advance notification of the ordering party about the planned visit.
Accordingly, using a PubMed search strategy (1966 to Nov 1, 2018), we identified relevant articles by the following keywords: "acclimation", "acclimatization", "heat", "acclimation and performance", "temperature", "exercise training in heat".
In addition to investigating behavioral responses to salt stress, we utilized high-throughput RNA sequencing (RNA-Seq) to discover metabolic pathways and genes that are associated with salinity tolerance or acclimation in B.
Available destination services include settling-in services, area acclimation tours, guided school tours, and departure services.
Once the two months of bed rest is complete, participants will be required to stay an additional 29 days for acclimation and supervised recovery.
"The current phase of integration is accompanied by various measures with the aim to reduce the type-specific aggression against Bili and to support the acclimation."
The trees have been kept in nurseries for acclimation to their new environment to ensure transplant survival.
As he continues to serve as president in the year ahead, Donald Wilkerson, CPM, of Reno, Nev., will be joined by Cheryl Gray, CPM, from Toronto, who by acclimation became president-elect and will be president in 2020.
Nonetheless, when the relationship between the MMR and SMR curves and acclimation temperature is extreme, the aerobic scope is almost zero; therefore, the metabolic condition has a minimum performance (Fry, 1947; Ferreira et al., 2014).
Effects of Temperature and Thermal Acclimation on Frog Metabolic Performance.
This volume reviews the features of cyanobacterial genetic systems responsible for acclimation to a changing environment, including the two-component regulatory system, eukaryotic-type serine-threonine protein kinases, sigma subunits of RNA polymerase, transcription factors, and other regulators and gene expression in response to various factors.