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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The adoption of the behavior patterns of the surrounding culture; The process of assimilating new ideas into an existing cognitive structure; All the knowledge and values shared by a society.

Usage examples (31)
  • And that different treatment leads to differences -- in acculturation and perspective.
  • In the end, the process of acculturation is as true for technological processes as it is for humans.
  • The so called acculturation is also full of such deceit!
  • Maybe my acculturation is just beginning. for more
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