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


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Cul·ture, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Cultured p. pr. & vb. n. Culturing.] To cultivate; to educate.
    They came . . . into places well inhabited and cultured.   --Usher.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Cul·tured a.
 1. Under culture; cultivated. Cultured vales.”
 2. Characterized by mental and moral training; disciplined; refined; well-educated.
    The sense of beauty in nature, even among cultured people, is less often met with than other mental endowments.   --I. Taylor.
    The cunning hand and cultured brain.   --Whittier.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : marked by refinement in taste and manners; "cultivated
            speech"; "cultured Bostonians"; "cultured tastes"; "a
            genteel old lady"; "polite society" [syn: civilized,
            civilised, cultivated, genteel, polite]