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British English: /ˈkʌltʃə/
American English: /ˈkəltʃər/

Translation of culture in French:


  • 1
    uncountable (art and thought)
    high/popular culture
    culture classique/populaire
    to bring culture to the masses
    mettre la culture à la portée de tous
  • 2 (way of life) minority/dominant cultures
    cultures minoritaires/dominantes
  • 3 (cultivation) sand culture
    la culture dans le sable
    olive culture
    la culture des olives

transitive verb

  • (Biology)
    faire une culture de
    (bacteria, tissue)

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