how to pronounce acclimate


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The above transcription of acclimate is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

acclimate is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of acclimate in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… vampa we may be able to acclimate or …”

meanings of acclimate


  1. To adjust to a new environment; not necessarily a wild, natural, earthy one.
  2. To become accustomed to a new climate or environment.
  3. To habituate to a climate not native; to acclimatize.

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