Meaning of “subculture” in the English Dictionary

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(Definition of “subculture” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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subculturenoun [ C ]

us /ˈsʌbˌkʌl·tʃər/

the way of life, customs, and ideas of a particular group of people within a society, which are different from the rest of that society:

An entire subculture grew up around female bodybuilding.

(Definition of “subculture” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)