acclimatisation


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  • noun

Synonyms for acclimatisation

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

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The acclimatisation couldn't have gone better really.
The Girls Aloud beauty watched the drama during an acclimatisation trek on Mount Kilimanjaro, three days into her BT Red Nose Climb in aid of Comic Relief with eight other celebrities.
This is the first birth for our Dolphin Bay family, a true testament to the acclimatisation of these incredible animals.
Sotherton refused to reveal how much progress she has made while finalising her preparations at the Great Britain acclimatisation camp in Macau, but is optimistic she has broken a psychological barrier.
Our acclimatisation has come comparatively recently, the editor noted.
The details of England's acclimatisation programme will not be finalised until after the December 1 draw.
Wilson was a member of the curiously-named Victorian Acclimatisation Society, one of several established in Australia during the 1850s and 1860s with assistance from colonial governments.
Not many are ready to buy the acclimatisation argument.
The trip of a lifetime will see them fly into Delhi for two days of sightseeing before flying to Leh, a small town in the Himalayan mountains to start their acclimatisation before heading out on a trek which will take in some of the world's most spectacular scenery.
While admitting the Holywood sensation is enduring a "mini-slump," McDowell believes he will come out of a period of acclimatisation even BETTER than before.
It will also play host to the Sri Lankan Olympic badminton team for training and acclimatisation prior to the London Olympics.
So it appears that the secret of sporting success doesn't involve weeks of training and acclimatisation to ensure you're at the very peak of your mental and physical powers.
After helping Spain clinch the European Under-21 title in Denmark at the weekend, it is likely De Gea will be a late arrival on the Red Devils' three-week pre-season tour to the United States, when he will begin the acclimatisation process.
Dubai A training camp in France followed by an acclimatisation period in Colombo is among the preparations planned for the UAE national tennis squad by the board of directors of Tennis Emirates.
Swann and England's three other firstchoice bowlers were joined in Brisbane yesterday by the remainder of the squad - fresh from beating Australia A in Hobart - having skipped the tourists' final warmup match in favour of early acclimatisation.