How To Spell acclimatisation?

Correct spelling: acclimatisation

What is the definition of acclimatisation?

  1. adaptation to a new climate (a new temperature or altitude or environment)

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What are the usage examples for acclimatisation?

  1. Engrossed in his lecture upon acclimatisation the Lord Proprietor had missed to perceive a boat making for this eastern quay; and so had Archelaus, for the simpler reason that he stood with his back to the view. – Major Vigoureux by A. T. Quiller-Couch
  2. The road goes up hill for fifteen miles, and, after passing Nanai, a trim Europeanised village in the midst of fine crops, one of the places at which the Government is making acclimatisation and other agricultural experiments, it fairly enters the mountains, and from the top of a steep hill there is a glorious view of Hakodate Head, looking like an island in the deep blue sea, and from the top of a higher hill, looking northward, a magnificent view of the volcano with its bare, pink summit rising above three lovely lakes densely wooded. – Unbeaten-Tracks-in-Japan by Bird, Isabella L. (Isabella Lucy)
  3. In Rousseau's case this serious problem was never solved; there was no deliberate preparation of his impulses, prepossessions, notions; no foresight on the part of elders, and no gradual acclimatisation of a sensitive and ardent nature in the fixed principles which are essential to right conduct in the frigid zone of our relations with other people. – Rousseau Volumes I. and II. by John Morley
  4. Our religion, like our language, is a garden not only for indigenous vegetation, but also for acclimatisation in which we improve under cultivation exotic plants whose roots are drawn from every soil on the earth. – Moon Lore by Timothy Harley
  5. The former, according to Mr. Kew, was also introduced into Scotland and Norway, whilst fifty or sixty specimens were brought to Petersfield in England, but none of these trials at acclimatisation were successful. – The History of the European Fauna by R. F. Scharff
  6. M144 Mountain acclimatisation M145 Ascent of Mount Everest M146 The value of mountaineering M147 An Alpine Rip van Winkle M148 Mountaineering in the future M149 Dangers of the Alps 14 Vide Alpine Journal, vol. – Above the Snow Line by Clinton Thomas Dent
  7. Not only the strain of acclimatisation but too the hard and rough life- conditions women have to cope with in undeveloped lands are responsible for the constitutionally- debilitated, or, on the other hand, for the rawer and less highly- organised racial types found in new settlements. – Feminism and Sex-Extinction by Arabella Kenealy
  8. If the original remount depots had been other than " Siberias" for incompetent officers from the outpost line, or if the recommendations of the senior cavalry and remount officers had been listened to, we should have had less of the saddling of raw horses straight from the train and ship,- less of the stupidity which expected them to do the work which can only be done by a system of gradual and careful training and acclimatisation – On the Heels of De Wet by The Intelligence Officer
  9. The races differ also in constitution, in acclimatisation and in liability to certain diseases. – The Descent of Man and Selection in Relation to Sex, Vol. I (1st edition) by Charles Darwin
  10. With the negro the immunity, as far as it is the result of acclimatisation implies exposure during a prodigious length of time; for the aborigines of tropical America, who have resided there from time immemorial, are not exempt from yellow- fever; and the Rev. – The Descent of Man and Selection in Relation to Sex, Vol. I (1st edition) by Charles Darwin