Definition of familiarization in US English:

familiarization

noun

  • See familiarize

    • ‘Your journey begins with a familiarization and safety briefing, before you get acquainted with your vehicle and head out to the backcountry.’
    • ‘The focus is on creating conditions for their sociopsychological and job-related adjustment and familiarization with military units.’
    • ‘An initial acclimation period for diet adjustment and familiarization with collection apparatus was needed prior to the onset of the study.’
    • ‘All the soldiers have received a pamphlet from the national park entitled Safety in Polar Bear Country, which recommends good judgment, common sense and familiarisation with polar bear behaviour.’
    • ‘Selective reading and familiarisation with classics can boost their confidence and accelerate their intellectual growth.’

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