Culture Cul"ture, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Cultured} (-t?rd; 135); p. pr. & vb. n. {Culturing}.] To cultivate; to educate. [1913 Webster]

They came . . . into places well inhabited and cultured. --Usher. [1913 Webster]

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