Acclimation - definition, transcription

Amer.  |ˌækləˈmeɪʃən|
Brit.  |ˌæklaɪˈmeɪʃən|

noun

- adaptation to a new climate (a new temperature or altitude or environment) (syn: acclimatisation, acclimatization)

Examples

...a period of acclimation to the region's rising temperatures...

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