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  Words related to culture

Related / Similar Words: acculturation, civilization, civilisation, polish, refinement, cultivation, finish

 

Definition:
  • the raising of plants or animals; "the culture of oysters";
  • (biology) the growing of microorganisms in a nutrient medium (such as gelatin or agar); "the culture of cells in a Petri dish";
  • the tastes in art and manners that are favored by a social group;
  • all the knowledge and values shared by a society;
  • the attitudes and behavior that are characteristic of a particular social group or organization; "the developing drug culture"; "the reason that the agency is doomed to inaction has something to do with the FBI culture";
  • a particular society at a particular time and place; "early Mayan civilization";
  • a highly developed state of perfection; having a flawless or impeccable quality; "they performed with great polish"; "I admired the exquisite refinement of his prose"; "almost an inspiration which gives to all work that finish which is almost art"--Joseph;
  • (bacteriology) the product of cultivating micro-organisms in a nutrient medium;

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    Hyponyms: cranberry culture, tillage, viticulture, counterculture, mass culture, letters, meme, cyberculture, Kalashnikov culture, mosaic culture, Aegean civilization, Aegean civilisation, Aegean culture, Helladic civilization, Helladic civilisation, Helladic culture, Minoan civilization, Minoan civilisation, Minoan culture, Mycenaean civilization, Mycenaean civilisation, Mycenaean culture, Paleo-American culture, Paleo-Amerind culture, Paleo-Indian culture, Western culture, Western civilization, starter

     

    Derivational Morphology: acculturate, educate, school, train, cultivate, civilize, civilise, polish, refine, fine-tune, down, round, round off, polish up, brush up

     

    Anagrams: lecture, clutter

     

    Language Translations:
    Afrikaans: kultuur   Armenian: մշակույթ  
    Belarusian: культура   Bosnian: kultura  
    Catalan: cultura   Chinese: 文化  
    Danish: kultur   Dutch: cultuur  
    Esperanto: kulturo   Estonian: kultuur  
    Finnish: kulttuuri   French: culture  
    Frisian: kultuer   German: Kultur  
    Greek: πολιτισμός   Hebrew: תרבות  
    Hindi: संस्कृति   Interlingua: cultura  
    Italian: cultura   Japanese: 文化  
    Korean: 문화   Kurdish: çande  
    Latin: cultura   Latvian: kultūra  
    Malayalam: സംസ്ക്കാരം   Maltese: kultura  
    Norwegian: kultur   Persian: فرهنگ  
    Polish: kultura   Portuguese: cultura  
    Romanian: cultură   Russian: культура  
    Spanish: cultura   Swedish: kultur  
    Vietnamese: văn hóa  
     
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