cultural

The adjective cultural comes from the noun "culture" but has several, subtly different meanings, depending on context. The chief meaning is anything having to do human intellectual or creative output.

The word cultural is often used as a synonym for "ethnic," as in, "cultural diversity," which means a variety of people. But it also means having to do with the arts and creativity. When you move, you'll want to move somewhere with a vibrant cultural lifeā€”lots of museums, libraries, and concert halls. In the middle is a term like "cultural anthropology," which is the study of a population's work, arts, lifestyles, and ways of interacting.

Primary Meanings of cultural

1.
adj
of or relating to the shared knowledge and values of a society
2.
adj
relating to the raising of plants or animals
Full Definitions of cultural
1

adj of or relating to the shared knowledge and values of a society

cultural roots”

adj denoting or deriving from or distinctive of the ways of living built up by a group of people

“"influenced by ethnic and cultural ties"- J.F.Kennedy”
Synonyms:
ethnic, ethnical
social
living together or enjoying life in communities or organized groups

adj of or relating to the arts and manners that a group favors

cultural events”
“a person of broad cultural interests”
2

adj relating to the raising of plants or animals

“a cultural variety”

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