Definition of CULTURE

noun : CULTURE

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 2. (

    ) the tastes in art and manners that are favored by a social group ;

  • 4. (

    ) (biology) the growing of microorganisms in a nutrient medium (such as gelatin or agar); "the culture of cells in a Petri dish" ;

  • 5. (

    ) 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";

  • 6. (

    ) 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" ;

  • 7. (

    ) the raising of plants or animals; "the culture of oysters" ;

verb : CULTURE

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) grow in a special preparation; "the biologist grows microorganisms" ;

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