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aegean culture

  • noun the prehistoric civilization on the islands in the Aegean sea and the surrounding countries
    Aegean civilisation; Aegean civilization.
    • by 800 BC the entire Aegean had adopted this style of pottery
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clovis culture

  • noun the Paleo-American culture of Central America and North America; distinguished chiefly by sharp fluted projectile points made of obsidian or chalcedony
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cranberry culture

  • noun the cultivation of cranberries
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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.
Webster 1913

culture medium

  • noun (bacteriology) a nutrient substance (solid or liquid) that is used to cultivate micro-organisms
    medium.
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culture shock

  • noun a condition of disorientation affecting someone who is suddenly exposed to an unfamiliar culture or way of life or set of attitudes
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cycladic culture

  • noun the Bronze Age civilization on the Cyclades islands in the southern Aegean Sea that flourished 3000-1100 BC
    Cycladic civilisation; Cycladic civilization; Cyclades.
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drip culture

  • noun a hydroponic method of growing plants by allowing nutrient solutions to drip slowly onto an inert medium in which the plants are growing
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Fish culture

  • the artifical breeding and rearing of fish; pisciculture.
Webster 1913

folsom culture

  • noun the Paleo-American culture of Central America and North America; distinguished chiefly by a thin finely made flint projectile point having the shape of a leaf
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helladic culture

  • noun the bronze-age culture of mainland Greece that flourished 2500-1100 BC
    Helladic civilisation; Helladic civilization.
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kalashnikov culture

  • noun the attitudes and behavior in a social group that resolves political disputes by force of arms
    • the Kalashnikov culture in Afghanistan
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mass culture

  • noun the culture that is widely disseminated via the mass media
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minoan culture

  • noun the bronze-age culture of Crete that flourished 3000-1100 BC
    Minoan civilization; Minoan civilisation.
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mosaic culture

  • noun a highly diverse culture
    • the city's mosaic culture results in great diversity in the arts
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mycenaean culture

  • noun the late bronze-age culture of Mycenae that flourished 1400-1100 BC
    Mycenaean civilisation; Mycenaean civilization.
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paleo-american culture

  • noun the prehistoric culture of the earliest human inhabitants of North America and South America
    Paleo-Amerind culture; Paleo-American culture.
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paleo-amerind culture

  • noun the prehistoric culture of the earliest human inhabitants of North America and South America
    Paleo-Amerind culture; Paleo-American culture.
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paleo-indian culture

  • noun the prehistoric culture of the earliest human inhabitants of North America and South America
    Paleo-Amerind culture; Paleo-American culture.
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prehistoric culture

  • noun the time during the development of human culture before the appearance of the written word
    prehistory.
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Row culture

  • (Agric.), the practice of cultivating crops in drills.
Webster 1913

self-culture

Self`-cul"ture noun
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  1. Culture, training, or education of one's self by one's own efforts.
Webster 1913

western culture

  • noun the modern culture of western Europe and North America
    Western civilization.
    • when Ghandi was asked what he thought of Western civilization he said he thought it would be a good idea
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youth culture

  • noun young adults (a generational unit) considered as a cultural class or subculture
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"Rowling never met an adverb she didn't like."

-Stephen King on J.K Rowling's excessive use of adverbs.

Fear not the Adverb Hell!

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