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Cultivation
,kəltə'veɪʃən
Main
English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. Production of food by preparing the land to grow crops (especially on a large scale).
  2. The act of raising or growing plants (especially on a large scale).
  3. Socialization through training and education to develop one's mind or manners.
  4. The process of fostering the growth of something.
  5. A highly developed state of perfection; having a flawless or impeccable quality.
Hyphenationcul•ti•va•tion
Part of Speech(名) noun
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耕作gēngzuòfarming
栽培zāipéito grow; to cultivate; to train; to educate; to patronize
培养péiyǎngto cultivate; to breed; to foster; to nurture; to educate; to groom (for a position); education; fostering; culture (biology)
裁培cáipéito grow (crop); cultivation
养殖yǎngzhíto cultivate; cultivation; to further; to encourage
培植péizhíto cultivate; to train; cultivation; training
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