Examples of acclimatize in a sentence
The mountain climbers spent a few days acclimatizing themselves to the high altitude.
<had lived through several northern winters before she fully acclimatized her wardrobe>
First Known Use of acclimatize
ACCLIMATIZE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of acclimatize for English Language Learners
: to adjust or adapt to a new climate, place, or situation
ACCLIMATIZE Defined for Kids
Medical Definition of acclimatize
transitive verb: to adapt to a new temperature, altitude, climate, environment, or situation
intransitive verb: to become acclimatized
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