Acclimation vs Domestication - What's the difference?

acclimation | domestication |


As nouns the difference between acclimation and domestication

is that acclimation is the process of becoming, or the state of being, acclimated, or habituated to a new climate; acclimatization while domestication is the act of domesticating, or accustoming to home; the action of taming wild animals or breeding plants.

acclimation

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • The process of becoming, or the state of being, acclimated, or habituated to a new climate; acclimatization.
  • (biology) The adaptation of an organism to its natural climatic environment.
  • domestication

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • The act of domesticating, or accustoming to home; the action of taming wild animals or breeding plants.
  • The act of domesticating, or making a legal instrument recognized and enforceable in a jurisdiction foreign to the one in which the instrument was originally issued or created.