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Acclimatization (German Akklimatisation; lat. ad – to, for + Greek klima, armor. climatis, clima – climate) – adaptation of the person, plants and animals to unusual, new klimatogeografichesky conditions. Acclimatization is a special case of adaptation.

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In the aspiration to pull out the patient, doctors often go too far. So, for example, a certain Charles Janszen during the period from 1954 to 1994 endured more than 900 operations on removal of new growths.