Definition of 'cultivation'
Example sentences containing 'cultivation'
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The only crop under cultivation was barley. DEVASTATING EDEN: The Search for Utopia in America (2004)This brutally Darwinian mechanism must be fully exercised if cultivation culture is to keep itself relevant to the world. LIVING ON THE FAULT LINE, REVISED EDITION (2002)If the cultivation of these attitudes fails to make you like your job, think seriously about changing it. 23 Steps to Successful Achievement (1972)AND there has been a 37 per cent cut in poppy cultivation in two years. The Sun (2011)I discovered a lot about rice cultivation, actually. Times, Sunday Times (2014)From cultivation to culture 272pp. The Times Literary Supplement (2014)Like a collaboration culture, cultivation culture puts people first, but as individuals rather than as teams. LIVING ON THE FAULT LINE, REVISED EDITION (2002)It's known as mixed farming, because it balances the cultivation of arable crops with the keeping of livestock. BRITAIN BC: Life In Britain and Ireland before the Romans (2003)When the soil is worked and disturbed by digging, cropping and general cultivation, it dries out and becomes dusty. Planning the Organic Vegetable Garden (1986)
Synonyms of 'cultivation'
farming, working, gardening, tilling
growing, planting, production, farming
development, fostering, pursuit, devotion to
promotion, support, encouragement, nurture
refinement, letters, learning, education
Trends of 'cultivation'
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