acculturative
acculturative acculturative adj. 1. of or pertaining to acculturation (definition 3).

Syn: acculturational [WordNet 1.5]


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  • acculturative — adjective see acculturation …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • acculturative — See acculturational. * * * …   Universalium

  • acculturative — adjective That produces acculturation …   Wiktionary

  • acculturative — adj. resulting in acculturation, causing the adoption of a foreign culture …   English contemporary dictionary

  • acculturative — ac·cul·tur·a·tive …   English syllables

  • acculturative — adjective of or relating to acculturation • Syn: ↑acculturational • Pertains to noun: ↑acculturation, ↑acculturation (for: ↑acculturational) • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • acculturate — acculturative, adj. /euh kul cheuh rayt /, v.t., v.i., acculturated, acculturating. to alter by acculturation. [1930 35; back formation from ACCULTURATION] * * * …   Universalium

  • Acculturation — is the exchange of cultural features that results when groups come into continuous firsthand contact; the original cultural patterns of either or both groups may be altered, but the groups remain distinct. (Kottak 2007)However, anthropologist… …   Wikipedia

  • acculturational — adjective of or relating to acculturation • Syn: ↑acculturative • Pertains to noun: ↑acculturation (for: ↑acculturative), ↑acculturation • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • acculturation — noun Date: 1880 1. cultural modification of an individual, group, or people by adapting to or borrowing traits from another culture; also a merging of cultures as a result of prolonged contact 2. the process by which a human being acquires the… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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