[ kuhl-cher-uh l ]
/ ˈkʌl tʃər əl /


of or relating to culture or cultivation.

Origin of cultural

First recorded in 1865–70; culture + -al1

OTHER WORDS FROM cultural Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

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British Dictionary definitions for cultural

/ (ˈkʌltʃərəl) /


of or relating to artistic or social pursuits or events considered to be valuable or enlightened
of or relating to a culture or civilization
(of certain varieties of plant) obtained by specialized breeding

Derived forms of cultural

culturally, adverb
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