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Definition 1: (agriculture) production of food by preparing the land to grow crops (especially on a large scale) - [noun denoting act]

(cultivation is a kind of ...) (economics) manufacturing or mining or growing something (usually in large quantities) for sale

"he introduced more efficient methods of production"

(... is a kind of cultivation ) rearing aquatic animals or cultivating aquatic plants for food

(... is a kind of cultivation ) the cultivation of bees on a commercial scale for the production of honey

(cultivation belongs to category ...) the practice of cultivating the land or raising stock

(... is a kind of cultivation ) the raising of plants or animals

"the culture of oysters"

(... is a kind of cultivation ) cultivation of the land in order to raise crops

Definition 2: socialization through training and education to develop one's mind or manners - [noun denoting act]

Samples where cultivation or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • her cultivation was remarkable

(cultivation is a kind of ...) the adoption of the behavior patterns of the surrounding culture

"the socialization of children to the norms of their culture"

Definition 3: the act of raising or growing plants (especially on a large scale) - [noun denoting act]

(cultivation is a kind of ...) (economics) manufacturing or mining or growing something (usually in large quantities) for sale

"he introduced more efficient methods of production"

Definition 4: the process of fostering the growth of something - [noun denoting process]

Samples where cultivation or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the cultivation of bees for honey

(cultivation is a kind of ...) (biology) the process of an individual organism growing organically; a purely biological unfolding of events involved in an organism changing gradually from a simple to a more complex level

"he proposed an indicator of osseous development in children"

Definition 5: a highly developed state of perfection; having a flawless or impeccable quality - [noun denoting state]

Samples where cultivation or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • 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

Synonyms for cultivation in the sense of this definition

(cultivation is a kind of ...) the state of being without a flaw or defect

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