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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 cul·ti·va·tor /ˈkʌltəˌvetɚ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Cul·ti·va·tor n.
 1. One who cultivates; as, a cultivator of the soil; a cultivator of literature.
 2. An agricultural implement used in the tillage of growing crops, to loosen the surface of the earth and kill the weeds; esp., a triangular frame set with small shares, drawn by a horse and by handles.
 Note:In a broader signification it includes any complex implement for pulverizing or stirring the surface of the soil, as harrows, grubbers, horse hoes, etc.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: someone concerned with the science or art or business of
           cultivating the soil [syn: agriculturist, grower, raiser]
      2: a farm implement used to break up the surface of the soil
         (for aeration and weed control and conservation of
         moisture) [syn: tiller]