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go native

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishgo nativego nativeSAIMITATEto behave, dress, or speak like the people who live in the country where you have come to stay or work – used humorously Austen has been living in New Guinea so long he’s gone native. native
Examples from the Corpus
go nativeAusten has been living in Papua New Guinea so long he's gone native.There would be no going native at Zhanjiang.
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