accustomization

accustomization

[ə‚kəs·tə·mə′zā·shən]
(engineering)
The process of learning the techniques of living with a minimum of discomfort in an extreme or new environment.
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The chief reasons ascribed for this were price accustomization, a belief among some holders of scrap that yet higher prices were imminent and, perhaps most importantly, a decline in near-market stocks.
To avoid the accustomization of the participants with eccentric exercise and the ensuing muscle damage, i.
The other element altered by lesions of the dorsomedial telencephalon is the gradual inhibition of behavior after accustomization.