Dictionary.com

transculturation

[ trans-kuhl-chuh-rey-shuhn ]
/ trænsˌkʌl tʃəˈreɪ ʃən /
Save This Word!

noun

QUIZZES

THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?

Did you ever collect all those state quarters? Put them to good use on this quiz about curious state monikers and the facts around them.
Question 1 of 8
Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?

Origin of transculturation

First recorded in 1940–45; trans- + culture + -ation
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021

British Dictionary definitions for transculturation

transculturation
/ (ˌtrænzkʌltʃʊˈreɪʃən) /

noun

the introduction of foreign elements into an established culture
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Book Your Online Tutor Now