Synonyms of 'naturalize'
to introduce (a plant or animal) into another regionThe plant has been cultivated and naturalized all over the world.
to give citizenship to (a person born in another country)We are naturalized British citizens.
grant citizenship to, , ,
give a passport to
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in the sense of acclimatize
to adapt to a new climate or environment
This year he has left early to acclimatize himself.
in the sense of adapt
to adjust (something or oneself) to different conditions
Things will be different and we will have to adapt.
in the sense of introduce
to bring into use
The Government has introduced a number of other money-saving ideas.
Thesaurus for naturalize from the Collins English Thesaurus