acculturate

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ə.ˈkʌl.tʃə.ˌreɪt/

Verb[edit]

acculturate (third-person singular simple present acculturates, present participle acculturating, simple past and past participle acculturated)

  1. (transitive) To change one's culture based on the influence of another culture, especially a more advanced culture.
  2. (transitive) To change by acquiring the culture of society, starting at birth.
  3. (intransitive) To be changed by acculturation.

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Verb[edit]

acculturate

  1. second-person plural present indicative of acculturare
  2. second-person plural imperative of acculturare
  3. feminine plural of acculturato