English definition of “cultivate”
/ˈkʌltɪveɪt/ verb [T]
GROW › to prepare land and grow crops on it: This shrub is cultivated in Europe as a culinary herb.
DEVELOP › to try to develop or improve something: She has cultivated an image as a tough negotiator. cultivation
/ˌkʌltɪˈveɪʃən/ noun [U]