acclimate : Definition, Usages, News and More
- v get used to a certain climate
- As the only science teacher at the Washington State School for the Blind, Roth is continually designing innovative technological lab programs to acclimate students to the outside world.
- While going up mountains we need to be careful to acclimate ourselves to the rarefied atmosphere or else pulmonary edema
- The tiger cubs born in captivity need to be looked after and acclimated before being let off in the wild.
News & Articles
- The Sports Doctor/Hydration in summertime sports
When participating in any sport in the summer, it is extremely important to maintain proper fluid levels. It's not the heat of the summer that is the enemy, but rather the inability to acclimate our bodies to the heat and hot sun.
June 6, 2013 - The Fairfield Citizen
- Scott Boras in SI.com
He has a great sense of humor. He certainly has great recognition for the challenge that's ahead,Boras said. "Having played baseball in foreign countries myself, his ability to acclimate so quickly and to be so comfortable here is rather...
- Lou Piniella in SportingNews.com
It's not bad to have one off day to organize yourself a little bit and acclimate yourself, relax a little bit,said Cubs manager Lou Piniella, whose team is off Thursday. "Two -- there's nothing you can do about it, especially when you're...