Definition of Culture. Meaning of Culture. Synonyms of Culture

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Definition of Culture

Culture
Culture Cul"ture, n. 1. (Biol.) (a) The cultivation of bacteria or other organisms in artificial media or under artificial conditions. (b) The collection of organisms resulting from such a cultivation.
Culture
Culture Cul"ture (k?l"t?r; 135), n. [F. culture, L. cultura, fr. colere to till, cultivate; of uncertain origin. Cf. Colony.] 1. The act or practice of cultivating, or of preparing the earth for seed and raising crops by tillage; as, the culture of the soil. 2. The act of, or any labor or means employed for, training, disciplining, or refining the moral and intellectual nature of man; as, the culture of the mind. If vain our toil We ought to blame the culture, not the soil. --Pepe. 3. The state of being cultivated; result of cultivation; physical improvement; enlightenment and discipline acquired by mental and moral training; civilization; refinement in manners and taste. What the Greeks expressed by their paidei`a, the Romans by their humanitas, we less happily try to express by the more artificial word culture. --J. C. Shairp. The list of all the items of the general life of a people represents that whole which we call its culture. --Tylor. Culture fluid, a fluid in which the germs of microscopic organisms are made to develop, either for purposes of study or as a means of modifying their virulence.
Culture
Culture Cul"ture, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Cultured (-t?rd; 135); p. pr. & vb. n. Culturing.] To cultivate; to educate. They came . . . into places well inhabited and cultured. --Usher.

Meaning of Culture from wikipedia

- Culture (/ˈkʌltʃər/) is an umbrella term which encomp****es the social behavior, institutions, and norms found in human societies, as well as the knowledge...
- Po****r culture (also called m**** culture or pop culture) is generally recognized by members of a society as a set of the practices, beliefs, and objects...
- Cancel culture or call-out culture is a contemporary phrase used to refer to a form of ostracism in which someone is thrust out of social or professional...
- The Culture is a fictional interstellar post-scarcity civilisation or society created by the Scottish writer Iain M. Banks and features in a number of...
- A culture minister or a heritage minister is a common cabinet position in governments. The culture minister is typically responsible for cultural policy...
- Indian culture is the heritage of social norms, ethical values, traditional customs, belief systems, political systems, artifacts and technologies that...
- Western culture, also known as Western civilization, Occidental culture, or Western society, is the heritage of social norms, ethical values, traditional...
- Internet culture, or cyberculture, is a culture based on the many manifestations of computer networks and their use for communication, entertainment, business...
- Alternative culture is a type of culture that exists outside or on the fringes of mainstream or po****r culture, usually under the domain of one or more...
- Permission culture is a term often emplo**** by Lawrence Lessig and other copyright activists such as Luis Villa and Nina Paley to describe a society in...