adjective see cultivate

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Cultivatable — Cul ti*va ta*ble (k?l t? v? t? b l), a. Cultivable. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cultivatable — cultivable, cultivatable are both used in the meaning ‘capable of being cultivated’; the first is more comfortable and was preferred by Fowler (1926). Neither word is particularly common in everyday usage, being recorded with a combined total of… …   Modern English usage

  • cultivatable — cultivate ► VERB 1) prepare and use (land) for crops or gardening. 2) raise or grow (plants or crops). 3) grow or maintain (living cells or tissue) in an artificial medium containing nutrients. 4) try to acquire or develop (a quality or skill).… …   English terms dictionary

  • cultivatable — See cultivate. * * * …   Universalium

  • cultivatable — adjective cultivable …   Wiktionary

  • cultivatable — adj. able to be prepared and planted (of land); able to be developed or improved …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cultivatable — cul·ti·vat·able …   English syllables

  • cultivatable — adjective (of farmland) capable of being farmed productively • Syn: ↑arable, ↑cultivable, ↑tillable • Similar to: ↑productive • Derivationally related forms: ↑arability ( …   Useful english dictionary

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