Acclimating
Acclimate Ac*cli"mate (#; 277), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Acclimated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Acclimating}.] [F. acclimater; [`a] (l. ad) + climat climate. See {Climate}.] To habituate to a climate not native; to acclimatize. --J. H. Newman. [1913 Webster]

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