how to pronounce acclimate


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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.

acclimate frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word acclimate occurs in english on average 0.3 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics acclimate can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that acclimate can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) life, nature, and living environment;

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