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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Emigrating from China to the United States" addresses such issues and topics as: Sociological theories and how different political and economic systems influence ways of thinking, everyday life, and social interaction with others; The importance of doing research projects, collecting data, and how to avoid common mistakes; The comparison between Chinese and American cultures, and cultural shock; How immigrants assimilate themselves into American society; Deviant behavior that may be considered universal; Comparison and evaluation of U.
While some Indian people chose to fight this lack of recognition, many also tried to assimilate themselves into American society and started to prefer being recognized as Americans, with the added advantage of US citizenship for many.
Eversheds were able to do this and assimilate themselves into PCH so that we were acting as a single team to achieve the desired result.
Will new powers such as China, India and Brazil assimilate themselves into the existing structures of international crisis management?
But the prevailing feelings of that time allowed very few members of the black race from Africa or anywhere else to immigrate here, or to assimilate themselves into that American society.
As experienced historians, the authors are careful not to overstate the special or distinctive contributions of any one group because English, Lowland and Highland Scots, and southern and northern Irish all strove to assimilate themselves into New Zealand's society as quickly as possible.
She states that the German multi-culture society has failed, due to the numbers of immigrants that have flooded Germany, and the fact that they do not want to assimilate themselves into German society.
Haut et Court will produce 10 52-minute segs of "Revenants," which follows dead people who've mysteriously come back to life and try to assimilate themselves into society.
HMT readers may have noticed that we have toned down our aggressive coverage on HIPAA, as HIPAA mandates assimilate themselves into the landscape of everyday healthcare delivery.