/əˈsiməˌlāt/ (n) 1. a. The act or process of assimilating. b. The state of being assimilated. 2. The process by which a sound is modified so that it becomes similar or identical to an adjacent or nearby sound. 4. The process whereby a minority group gradually adopts the customs and attitudes of the prevailing culture.

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