Synonyms for assimilation

Synonyms for (noun) assimilation

Synonyms: assimilation

Definition: in the theories of Jean Piaget: the application of a general schema to a particular instance

Similar words: developmental learning

Definition: learning that takes place as a normal part of cognitive development

Synonyms: assimilation, acculturation

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

Similar words: education

Definition: the gradual process of acquiring knowledge

Usage: education is a preparation for life; a girl's education was less important than a boy's

Synonyms: assimilation

Definition: a linguistic process by which a sound becomes similar to an adjacent sound

Similar words: linguistic process

Definition: a process involved in human language

Synonyms: assimilation, absorption

Definition: the process of absorbing nutrients into the body after digestion

Similar words: organic process, biological process

Definition: a process occurring in living organisms

Synonyms: absorption, assimilation

Definition: the social process of absorbing one cultural group into harmony with another

Similar words: social process

Definition: a process involved in the formation of groups of persons

Synonyms: assimilation

Definition: the state of being assimilated; people of different backgrounds come to see themselves as part of a larger national family

Similar words: relationship

Definition: a state involving mutual dealings between people or parties or countries

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