Definition of acculturation in English:

acculturation

noun

mass noun
  • Assimilation to a different culture, typically the dominant one.

    ‘the process of acculturation may impact both social and psychological well-being’

Origin

Late 19th century: from ac- + culture + -ation.

Pronunciation

acculturation

/əkʌltʃəˈreɪʃ(ə)n/