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- verb Third-person singular simple present indicative form of
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Chicago agency CEO, @kirsteno, as she acclimates to Navy SEALS and flip-flops on Coronado Island, she says.
One tweet novel 2009
Meanwhile, as likable George acclimates to his new digs, he finds himself in the worst place imaginable as the full moon rises.
We don't yet know if that benefit persists over time, or if the body acclimates and finds a way around the drug effects.
David Katz, M.D.: Questioning Weight Loss Drugs M.D. David Katz 2011
The site summarizes the story as that of “a fighter pilot who quickly acclimates to the future and puts his skills to use defending the planet against invaders.”
Keflezighi acclimates his body through what's known as "fartlek" training, which involves a series of accelerations over the course of a run.
A Runner and His…Entourage? Scott Cacciola 2011
When you get High Altitude Sickness, if you don't go back down a thousand or two thousand feet, and rest until your body acclimates to that altitude, High Altitude Sickness turns into one of two things: either it goes into your lungs and turns into pulmonary edema or into your brain as cerebral edema where your brain swells, both of which can be fatal.
Gary Stein: Craig Kiser's Blind Ambition to Benefit Thousands in Need Gary Stein 2010
As Candy takes the wheel of my rental car so I can take notes, our heads pop like dashboard ornaments while she acclimates herself to my brakes.
FLY FISHING WITH DARTH VADER MATT LABASH 2010
It can only grip the psyche for an instant since the mind soon acclimates to its cause.
I wanted to say that Walter's natural coat acclimates quite well to the seasons.
Guilt by innuendo is vile and only acclimates the public to gossip and intellectual laziness, which is poisonous to the public intellect and democracy.
Lieberman: McCain's "Not Too Important" Comment Doesn't Matter Because He Served In Vietnam 2009
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