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adopting

verb
present participle of adopt

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to take for one's own use (something originated by another)
  • shortly after moving to the U.S., the family dutifully adopted the American tradition of having turkey for Thanksgiving

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“Adopting.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/adopting. Accessed 28 Oct. 2021.

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