Definition of Cultures. Meaning of Cultures. Synonyms of Cultures

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Definition of Cultures

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 Cultures from wikipedia

- of culture with the tradition of textual theory. Culture portal Animal culture Anthropology Cultural area Honour § Cultures of honour and cultures of...
- extra-European cultures in North America, Asia, and especially in Latin America. Adaptations based on traditional folklore provide a source of po****r culture. This...
- titular two culturesnamely the sciences and the humanities – and that this was a major hindrance to solving the world's problems. The Two Cultures and the...
- Microbial cultures are foundational and basic diagnostic methods used extensively as a research tool in molecular biology. Microbial cultures are used...
- be applied to cultures that are sufficiently single-minded in their devotion to m**** conquest, control, and colonisation. Both the Culture and the author...
- High-context culture and low-context culture are terms used to describe cultures based on how explicit the messages exchanged are, and how important the...
- a_growing_organs_engineering_tissue). Bonner, J. (1936). "Plant Tissue Cultures from a Hormone Point of View". Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 22: 426–430. doi:10...
- Mesoamerican) with Spanish culture and other immigrant cultures. First inhabited more than 10,000 years ago, the cultures that developed in Mexico became...
- stranger. Like all human cultures, African folklore and religion represents a variety of social facets of the various cultures in Africa.[citation needed]...
- largely unrelated concept in sociology is the "fear culture" on the Guilt-Shame-Fear spectrum of cultures. Ashforth discussed potentially destructive sides...
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