[kuhl-tuh-vey-shuh n] /ˌkʌl təˈveɪ ʃən/
the act or art of .
the state of being .
development, esp through education, training, etc
culture or sophistication, esp social refinement
c.1700, of knowledge, etc., a figurative use, from French cultivation (16c.), noun of action from cultiver, from Latin cultivare “to till” (see cultivate). Meaning “raising of a plant or crop” is from 1719; literal sense of “tilling of the land” is from 1725.
cultivation cul·ti·va·tion (kŭl’tə-vā’shən)
The process of promoting the growth of a biological culture.
[oh-ver-kur-uh nt, -kuhr-] /ˈoʊ vərˌkɜr ənt, -ˌkʌr-/ noun, Electricity. 1. a of a magnitude that is greater than a limiting value, as the value at which a fuse melts.
[oh-ver-deyt] /ˈoʊ vərˌdeɪt/ noun, Numismatics. 1. a coin stamped from a die altered to show a year subsequent to that for which it was cut.
[oh-ver-del-i-kit] /ˈoʊ vərˈdɛl ɪ kɪt/ adjective 1. extremely or excessively : an overdelicate digestive system.
[dih-mand, -mahnd] /dɪˈmænd, -ˈmɑnd/ verb (used with object) 1. to ask for with proper authority; claim as a right: He demanded payment of the debt. 2. to ask for peremptorily or urgently: He demanded sanctuary. She demanded that we let her in. 3. to call for or require as just, proper, or necessary: This task […]