verb (used with object), verb (used without object), acculturated, acculturating.
to alter by acculturation.

1930–35; back formation from acculturation

acculturative, adjective
nonacculturated, adjective
unacculturated, adjective Unabridged
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acculturate (əˈkʌltʃəˌreɪt)
(of a cultural or social group) to assimilate the cultural traits of another group
[C20: from ad- + culture + -ate1]

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Example sentences
Search committees are filled with people who have been trained and acculturated at those same select research universities.
If scientists weren't acculturated to be so arrogant about their field they'd know that.
The birds were reared by people disguised in crane suits, so that the hatchlings would not become acculturated to humans.
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