Because we live in a cultural stereotype and only men watch sports, only women are cultured, Mars, Venus, etc.
Stephens, a sociologist at Cardiff University, has spent years studying the development of “cultured” meat.
True to her later pattern of falling for cultured men, she was drawn to his “intellect” and his “love of classical music.”
The idea was conceived by a food scientist at Brigham Young University, who added dry ice to the cultured dairy on a lark.
There are at least 20 strains of cultured yeast that will do that for you.
Altogether he is a delightful, cultured man and a suitable head for the Republic.
To the cultured Hindus it is an object of the deepest reverence.
It is pleasant to Malahin to talk to educated, cultured people.
To bring you here—to bring a cultured woman into a country like this——!
cultured modern history, like Nature, would refuse to proceed per saltum.
1743 in the literal sense of "cultivated," of land, etc., past participle adjective from culture; meaning "developed under controlled natural conditions" is from 1906, originally of pearls. Meaning "improved by exposure to intellectual culture" is from 1777.
mid-15c., "the tilling of land," from Middle French culture and directly from Latin cultura "a cultivating, agriculture," figuratively "care, culture, an honoring," from past participle stem of colere "tend, guard, cultivate, till" (see cult). The figurative sense of "cultivation through education" is first attested c.1500. Meaning "the intellectual side of civilization" is from 1805; that of "collective customs and achievements of a people" is from 1867.
For without culture or holiness, which are always the gift of a very few, a man may renounce wealth or any other external thing, but he cannot renounce hatred, envy, jealousy, revenge. Culture is the sanctity of the intellect. [William Butler Yeats]Slang culture vulture is from 1947. Culture shock first recorded 1940.
culture cul·ture (kŭl'chər)
The growing of microorganisms, tissue cells, or other living matter in a specially prepared nutrient medium.
Such a growth or colony, as of bacteria.
To grow microorganisms or other living matter in a specially prepared nutrient medium.
To use a substance as a medium for culture.
Verb To grow microorganisms, viruses, or tissue cells in a nutrient medium.
The sum of attitudes, customs, and beliefs that distinguishes one group of people from another. Culture is transmitted, through language, material objects, ritual, institutions, and art, from one generation to the next.
Note: Anthropologists consider that the requirements for culture (language use, tool making, and conscious regulation of sex) are essential features that distinguish humans from other animals.
Note: Culture also refers to refined music, art, and literature; one who is well versed in these subjects is considered “cultured.”