habituate


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Synonyms for habituate

Synonyms for habituate

to make familiar through constant practice or use

Synonyms for habituate

take or consume (regularly or habitually)

make psychologically or physically used (to something)

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For this reason, it is unlawful to intentionally place any food or other substance that causes bears to congregate or habituate in an area.
Manley responds to questions about whether feeding sharks could habituate them to humans by pointing out that his programs take place many miles from spots where people swim or dive.
These skills take time to develop and habituate so it's important to start early.
Washington, Sept 15 ( ANI ): Foetuses exposed to heavy binge drinking by their mums while still in the womb require significantly more trials to habituate and also exhibit a greater variability in test performance, a new study has revealed.
In contrast, individuals with an inhibited temperament failed to habituate across repeated presentations of faces, meaning familiar faces triggered the same brain response as the unfamiliar.
Cabinet Division joint secretary Ishtiaque Ahmad, however, quoted the Government Employees Code of Conduct that stipulated that "a government employee must not habituate in any kind of speculative (Fatka) business which may cause huge loss due to price volatility".
Staying in the vicinity prevents the mother from returning, and attempting to care for the cubs is illegal and may result in exposure to wildlife diseases or habituate the young bears to humans.
The WTI further stated that nylon leash has been fitted on the cubs to habituate them to the idea of radio-collars which will be fitted on them before they are completely independent of the keeper.
In an extraordinary conservation collaboration between Rwanda and the DRC, the gorillas were moved as infants to Rwanda to help a lone mountain gorilla habituate to other gorillas.
In other words, you get people motivated but if you don't provide some concrete and specific directions for behavior, they might habituate to the threat and go ahead and do it anyway.