acclimatize - definition and synonyms

verb [intransitive/transitive] 

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/əˈklaɪmətaɪz/
present tense
I/you/we/theyacclimatize
he/she/itacclimatizes
present participleacclimatizing
past tenseacclimatized
past participleacclimatized
  1. to become familiar with a new place, different weather conditions, or a new situation

    She’s already in Malaysia, where she’s acclimatizing for this week’s tournament.

    acclimatize yourself to something:

    Owen was still acclimatizing himself to playing at international level.

derived word

acclimatization

 

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/əˌklaɪmətaɪˈzeɪʃ(ə)n/
noun [uncountable]