1. [ noun ] (sociology) socialization through training and education
Related terms: socialization
2. [ noun ] (agriculture) production of food by preparing the land to grow crops
Related terms: production farming culture aquaculture culture tilling beekeeping farming
3. [ noun ] a highly developed state of perfection; having a flawless or impeccable quality
Synonyms: finish refinement polish culture

"he performed with great polish" "I admired the exquisite refinement of his prose" "almost an inspiration which gives to all work that finish which is almost art"--Conrad

Related terms: perfection educate polish
Similar spelling:   cultivate