ha•bit•u•atePronunciation: (hu-bich'OO-āt"), [key]
—v., -at•ed, -at•ing.
to accustom (a person, the mind, etc.), as to a particular situation: Wealth habituated him to luxury.
to cause habituation, physiologically or psychologically.
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