Definitions for "Culture"
The language, norms, values, habits, and material goods that constitute the life-way of a society.
The totality of institutions and practices (including the forms of discourse) developed and sustained by some specific group of human beings. Ethnology, the branch of anthropology devoted to the study of culture, is a field from which a number of semioticians have come.
Patterns of learned behaviour and values which are shared among members of a group and are transmitted to group members over time, and distinguish the members of a group from those of another group. Culture can include: ethnicity, language, religion and spiritual beliefs, race, gender social-economic class, age, sexual orientation, geographic origin, group history, education, upbringing and life experiences.
The act or practice of cultivating, or of preparing the earth for seed and raising crops by tillage; as, the culture of the soil.
The state of being cultivated; result of cultivation; physical improvement; enlightenment and discipline acquired by mental and moral training; civilization; refinement in manners and taste.
The cultivation of bacteria or other organisms (such as fungi or eukaryotic cells from mulitcellular organisms) in artificial media or under artificial conditions.
The predominant values in an organisation. ... more ...
a closed system of symbols and values
a more or less coherent set of values and assumptions
Culture includes Culture (general), Ethnic minorities and Indigenous population. Culture (general) Customs, traditions, arts, etc. Ethnic minorities Preservation of rights and culture of ethnic minorities. Indigenous population Preservation of rights and culture of indigenous population.
a highly developed state of perfection; having a flawless or impeccable quality; "they performed with great polish"; "I admired the exquisite refinement of his prose"; "almost an inspiration which gives to all work that finish which is almost art"--Joseph Conrad
an exobiotic media
a mechanism which strives to make the reality, our environment to conform to our semantic reality, to our universe of signs
a strong and living reality that embraces the diversity of coworkers and customers
a strong and living reality which embraces the diversity of our Co-workers and customers
Keywords:  delineated, roads, sewer, usgs, map
Those details of a map, collectively, which do not represent natural features of the area delineated, as names and the symbols for towns, roads, houses, bridges, meridians, and parallels.
Features constructed by man that are under, on, or above the ground which are delineated on a map. These include roads, trails, buildings, canals, sewer systems, and boundary lines. In a broad sense, the term also applies to all names, other identification, and legends on a map.
On USGS maps, "culture" refers to any man-made feature above or below ground, including roads, cities, dams, sewers and radio towers.
Keywords:  spork, kineda
Kineda spork
an oxymoron, whereas here it really exists
organisms grown on media (substances containing nutrients) so that they can be identified; a positive culture for M. tuberculosis contains tubercle bacilli, whereas a negative culture contains no detectable tubercle bacilli
A sample of plant tissue. A culture may be used for micropropagation or for purposes of analysis, as in instances when attempting to identify a pathogen or understand the pathology of a nutrient imbalance.
in evolution produced subset of beings   sharing myths and tradition
shared psychological framework for ordering and interpreting experiences, and for determining responses to them.
Systems of shared meanings that are expressed through different symbolic forms such as rituals, stories, symbols & myths that hold a group together.
Keywords:  patchwork, thing, cornell, rome, rid
a difficult thing to penetrate, especially in a program like this one where we study in a Cornell-in-Rome building, live with Cornell students and take guided field trips together
a dynamic, changing thing, not something meant to hold people back
a hard thing to get rid of
A culture that normally consists of varying percentages of lactic acid, bacterial or mold spores, enzymes or other micro-organisms and natural chemicals. Starter cultures speed and control the process of curdling milk during cheesemaking in part by converting lactose to lactic acid. They also lend unique flavor characteristics to the cheese.
should be considered as an emergent property that enables transfer of the accumulated knowledge by other means than our genetic makeup - i.e. through the "cultural imprint". It forms what could be called "commonly agreed description of the world and ourselves within it" and together with our genetic makeup, cells and organs and their interplays forms what might be called "common perceptual base".
Keywords:  mesolithic, systematics
Mesolithic Systematics
a beneficial, or friendly, bacteria used to produce yogurt and other fermented milk products
TB bacteria in your phlegm or other body fluids are grown and identified.
A blood (or other body fluid) test to find germs or bacteria.
according to Brunner, "that which man does beyond biological necessity."
Biological material grown under special conditions.
One's knowledge of the ideologies and traditions of the various nations of the world. This includes the racial nations and history inside and outside Angels.
Culture is the second episode of the second series of the sitcom it was first broadcasted on the 8th October 1992.
A term commonly used to denote any man-made object that creates a geophysical anomaly. Includes, but not limited to, power lines, pipelines, fences, and buildings.
Test blood or tissue for microbial contaminants.
Tissue or cells multiplying by asexual division, grown for experimentation.
Keywords:  legacy, faith
a legacy of faith
Keywords:  organisational, see
See: Organisational culture.
a collection of rules, albeit often unwritten, about what it is and is not acceptable
an aggregate of divergent and contradictory pictures, and each picture is true
Keywords:  spontaneous, order
a spontaneous order
a restriction of individual freedoms in exchange for a uniform cultural environment, one that fits the needs of the consensus
The rearing of insects in artificial conditions in captivity.
The act of, or any labor or means employed for, training, disciplining, or refining the moral and intellectual nature of man; as, the culture of the mind.
Keywords:  noun
Keywords:  philosophy, company
The philosophy of a company.
a process of continuously self-creating, but the process now needs to be consciously guided to avoid disaster
Keywords:  oysters, raising, animals, plants
the raising of plants or animals; "the culture of oysters"
The code that effects a business' attitudes, decision making, and management of its staff.
Keywords:  souls, birth, energy, levels, create
Cultures within energy levels where souls can create or birth other souls.
This term is used to describe the nationality or culture of the artist.
Keywords:  civilization, race, nation, time
civilization of a given race or nation at a given time
Keywords:  definite, well
a definite as well
Keywords:  fetish, above, bondage, see
Fetish, see bondage above.
Keywords:  end
an end in itself
Keywords:  restrictions, system
a system of restrictions
Keywords:  real
a real no no