Meaning of “acclimate” in the English Dictionary

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acclimateverb [ I/T ]

us /ˈæk·ləˌmeɪt/

to change to suit different conditions of life, or to cause someone to change to suit conditions:

[ I ] Apparently the zoo animals had become acclimated to the crowd noise and were no longer startled by it.

(Definition of “acclimate” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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