acclimatise acclimatise

Definition(s):

  • (v) get used to a certain climate

Synonym(s)

News

  • Soccer-Wondolowski scores two as U.S. beat South Korea in friendly

    Chris Wondolowski scored twice as the United States kick-started their preparations for the World Cup finals later this year with a 2-0 win over South Korea in an international friendly in Carson, California on Saturday. Wondolowski scored a goal in each half to complete a lengthy training period for the U.S., who spent part of the nearly month-long camp in Brazil to acclimatise for the World ...
    on February 2, 2014     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. "Essentially we must not acclimatise to the local time, which is totally different to how we normally operate," agreed McLaren's championship leader Lewis Hamilton. "Our training programmes ensure that over a race weekend we are at peak...
    on Sep 22, 2008 By: Lewis Hamilton Source: Gulf Times

  2. "I like to compete the week before a major and going to the Scottish Open also helps me acclimatise," Mickelson said. "I'm well aware it's an inland course, but I'm sure I'll get the chance to play some links golf around the event."
    on Jun 27, 2007 By: Phil Mickelson Source: Independent Online

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