assimilate (oneself/someone/something) into

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assimilate (oneself/someone/something) into

To blend into; to merge with. Can you please help assimilate our new student into the class? I've assimilated your suggestions into the existing curriculum. Do you think Sam will be able to assimilate himself into the group? He can be pretty standoffish.
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assimilate someone or something into something

to cause someone or something to be absorbed into something. (As when a person or thing joins a group.) We sought to assimilate Arnold into the community. The manager had to assimilate the new policies into the list of current ones. They assimilated themselves into the general population.
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Living in the partially completed Long Island home of her decidedly overachieving lawyer brother, Whitman (Eddie Shin), Masha is constantly getting into trouble at school and refuses to assimilate herself into the family of Whitman and his anxious-to-please Korean wife Annabell (Esther K.