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culture shock

noun

Simple Definition of culture shock

  • : a feeling of confusion, doubt, or nervousness caused by being in a place (such as a foreign country) that is very different from what you are used to

Full Definition of culture shock

  1. :  a sense of confusion and uncertainty sometimes with feelings of anxiety that may affect people exposed to an alien culture or environment without adequate preparation


Medical Dictionary

culture shock

noun

Medical Definition of culture shock

  1. :  a sense of confusion and uncertainty sometimes with feelings of anxiety that may affect people exposed to an alien culture or environment without adequate preparation




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