New English-Irish Dictionary
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culture

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noun
1 noun beliefs, customs etc of a particular society or peoplecultúr masc1  c m uthe language and culture of Ireland teanga agus cultúr na hÉireannhe didn't understand American culture níor thuig sé cultúr Mheiriceá 2 noun society that has its own beliefs, customs etccultúr masc1  c m uthey were from two different cultures bhain siad le dhá chultúr éagsúilviolence was common in ancient cultures bhíodh an foréigean coitianta sna cultúir ársa
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3 noun arts, literature etc considered collectivelycultúr masc1  c m uhe was always interested in high culture bhí spéis aige riamh i gcúrsaí ardchultúir 4 noun enlightenment, intellectual sophisticationcultúr masc1  c m uléann masc1  c m ushe's a woman of culture is bean léannta í, is bean chultúrtha í 5 noun ways of behaving of a social group or organizationcultúr masc1  c m ugnás masc1  c m unósmhaireacht fem3  c m uthe company had its own distinctive culture bhí cultúr ar leith sa chomhlachtthat was the culture of the time b'in é an cultúr ag an am, sin an gnás a bhí ann san am, b'in gnás na linnethere was a culture of secrecy bhí cultúr rúndachta anncorporate culture cultúr corparáideachpolitical culture cultúr polaitiúil 6 noun BIOL group of bacteria etc being grownsaothrán masc1  c m uto grow a culture saothrán a fhásblood culture saothrán folacell culture saothrán ceall 7 noun BIOL process of growing bacteria etcsaothrú masc  c m usaothrúchán masc1  c m uthe culture of bacteria saothrú baictéarthey did an experiment on cells in culture rinne siad turgnamh ar chealla agus iad á saothrú 8 noun AGR process of growing crops or breeding animalssaothrú masc  c m uoyster culture saothrú oisrí
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9 verb BIOL grow bacteria etc TRANSITIVEsaothraigh verb  c m uthey cultured the bacteria from enzymes shaothraigh siad na baictéir ó einsímí

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