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cultural capital

[kuhl-cher-uh l kap-i-tl] /ˈkʌl tʃər əl ˈkæp ɪ tl/
noun
1.
Sociology. the skills, education, norms, and behaviors acquired by members of a social group that can give them economic and other advantages:
The accumulation of cultural capital is one route to upward mobility.
Origin of cultural capital
1975-1980
First recorded in 1975-80
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