Synonyms of acculturation


1. socialization, socialisation, acculturation, enculturation, social control

usage: the adoption of the behavior patterns of the surrounding culture; "the socialization of children to the norms of their culture"

2. acculturation, culture, content, cognitive content, mental object

usage: all the knowledge and values shared by a society

3. acculturation, assimilation, education

usage: the process of assimilating new ideas into an existing cognitive structure

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