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accustoming


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Accustom  \Ac*cus"tom\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Accustomed};  p.  pr 
  &  vb  n.  {Accustoming}.]  [OF.  acostumer  acustumer  F. 
  accoutumer  [`a]  (L.  ad)  +  OF  costume,  F.  coutume  custom. 
  See  {Custom}.] 
  To  make  familiar  by  use  to  habituate,  familiarize,  or  inure; 
  --  with  to 
 
  I  shall  always  fear  that  he  who  accustoms  himself  to 
  fraud  in  little  things  wants  only  opportunity  to 
  practice  it  in  greater.  --Adventurer. 
 
  Syn:  To  habituate;  inure;  exercise;  train. 




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