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English definition of “cultivate”


verb [T] (GROW)   /ˈkʌl·təˌveɪt/
to prepare land and grow crops on it, or to grow a particular crop: He cultivated soybeans on most of the land. cultivation    /ˌkʌl·təˈveɪ·ʃən/ noun [U] Simple changes in rice cultivation can reduce methane emissions.
(Definition of cultivate verb (GROW) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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