acclimatization acclimatization

Definition(s):

  • (n) adaptation to a new climate (a new temperature or altitude or environment)

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. A reverse cultural acclimatization is also under way, however, as growing numbers of former expatriates and Indians born and raised abroad begin to work in India.
  2. The 4ID has now landed in Kuwait, although acclimatization and marrying them up with their equipment may take up two weeks.
  3. But there is more to it than mere acclimatization.

News

  1. Irish to Open Camp in Marion

    South Bend (incnow.tv)- The University of Notre Dame announced today that the football team will open its 2013 training camp on Monday, Aug. 5 in Marion, Ind., at the Shiloh Park Retreat and Conference Center. The Irish will go through their acclimatization portion of training camp.
    on July 26, 2013     Source: Indiana's NewsCenter

  2. Football. Football Will Open Training Camp At Shiloh Park Retreat and Conference Center

    The University of Notre Dame announced today that the football team will open its 2013 training camp on Monday, Aug. 5 in Marion, Ind., at the Shiloh Park Retreat and Conference Center. The Irish will go through their acclimatization portion of training camp. Notre Dame will ultimately conduct four practices on site before transitioning to its customary LaBar Football Practice Fields on Friday ...
    on July 25, 2013     Source: Notre Dame Athletics

  3. PIAA Board of Directors denies Penn-Trafford High School's appeal, regarding heat acclimatization policy

    The PIAA Board of Directors denied an appeal from Penn-Trafford High School to begin its three-day heat acclimatization on Aug. 10. - (The Patriot-News File, 2012)The PIAA spent a portion of Wednesday's Board of Directors meeting going through some...
    on July 25, 2013     Source: The Patriot-News

Quotes

  1. "Coming to Jaipur was a great idea, we're lucky to have come here and familiarize ourselves with Indian conditions so quickly," said Haddin. "It'll put us at par with India where acclimatization is concerned."
    on Sep 26, 2008 By: Brad Haddin Source: Canoe.ca

  2. "He's got to work through the acclimatization period right now because he wasn't with us at all and didn't practice at all during camp," said McCarney. "Won't be available this week but he's still on scholarship and we're going to try to work...
    on Aug 25, 2008 By: Dan McCarney Source: GatorCountry.com

  3. "There is no possibility for acclimatization," Blatter said.
    on Jun 24, 2007 By: Sepp Blatter Source: International Herald Tribune

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