transculturation

[ trans-kuhl-chuh-rey-shuh n ]
/ trænsˌkʌl tʃəˈreɪ ʃən /

noun


Nearby words

  1. transcriptase,
  2. transcription,
  3. transcriptive,
  4. transcriptome,
  5. transcrystalline,
  6. transcurrent,
  7. transcutaneous,
  8. transcytosis,
  9. transdermal,
  10. transdermal patch

Origin of transculturation

First recorded in 1940–45; trans- + culture + -ation

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British Dictionary definitions for transculturation

transculturation

/ (ˌtrænzkʌltʃʊˈreɪʃən) /

noun

the introduction of foreign elements into an established culture
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