adoption

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adoption of the behavior patterns of the surrounding culture acculturation , enculturation , socialisation , socialization
(anthropology) kinship by marriage or adoption; not a blood relationship affinity
(anthropology) relatedness or connection by blood or marriage or adoption family relationship , kinship , relationship
commemorating the adoption of the United States flag in 1777 Flag Day , June 14
exemption based on circumstances existing prior to the adoption of some policy; used to enfranchise illiterate whites in south after the American Civil War grandfather clause
German city near Leipzig; scene of the adoption in 1919 of the constitution of the Weimar Republic that lasted until 1933 Weimar
minority youth culture whose distinctiveness depended largely on the social class and ethnic background of its members; often characterized by its adoption of a particular music genre youth subculture
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