(redirected from assimilates)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical.

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.
See also: assimilate, someone

assimilate with

To blend harmoniously into a group of people. Do you think he will be able to assimilate with his new class? He can be pretty standoffish. My sister is really outgoing, so she has no trouble assimilating with new people.
See also: assimilate
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2022 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

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.
See also: assimilate

assimilate with some people

to join or mix in with people and become accepted by them. It's easy for Karen to assimilate with new people. I want to assimilate rapidly with the other people in my class.
See also: assimilate, people
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
See also:
References in periodicals archive ?
In the treatment of removal of lower leaves of cab, TGW was decreased due to the deficiency of assimilates. It can be said that upper leaves of cab, particularly the leaves closer to cab, had the greatest effect on TGW.
In the current study, which involves two of these species, we ask the following questions: (1) What are the sources of assimilates of each species when it is found alone or together with the other species?
The shoots with the labeled leaves remained in situ for a further 48 h for natural translocation of assimilates. After 48 h the shoots were cut off and kept deep frozen (at -20 [degrees] C) in the laboratory until analysis.
Sink strength does not reflect the actual quantity of assimilates incorporated in the gall, since it is a ratio of specific radioactivities.
The galled leaflet is a very important source of assimilates for both species.
Spherical galls induce strong sinks for assimilates from their leaflet [ILLUSTRATION FOR FIGURE 3 OMITTED].
Both species were negatively affected (incorporated smaller quantities of assimilates) when they cohabited the same leaflet [ILLUSTRATION FOR FIGURE 4 OMITTED].
There fore we can conclude that remobilization and translocation of assimilates have main role in the Grain yield.
Condition cultivars Seri 82, Andalu, Alamout, azar 2 and Soltan 95 had the high efficiency of stem in Trans location of stem presto red assimilates to the grain.
No effects of some indexes can be for the reason of decreasing of potential storing of assimilates Resulted in the source restriction and decreasing of plant density and finally increasing grain weight of each plant under the stressful condition.
Outbreak of some diseases such as rust which this disease cause the reduction of current photosynthesis efficiency--in the humidity environment also such diseases can intervened and compensated the drought effects: Existence among the genotypes from the point of traits related to the Retrains location selection of genotypes provide with high capacity, which in this way, cultivars Seri 82 azar 2, Fengkang, Alamout, Trakia, soltan95, and Andalu had high potential at transition photosynthetic assimilates from stem to grain, it is necessary to mention that some cultivars as Soltan 95 and Bezostaya.
Table 1: mean squares in the compound analyses related to the translocation of stem assimilates to the seed.