• (adj): (of land or fields) prepared for raising crops by plowing or fertilizing.
    Example: "Cultivated land"
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on cultivated:

... (Za`ferân) and barberry (Zereshk) that are cultivated for exporting ... Beet and wheat are cultivated as well ... Before 1950, opium was also cultivated ...
Lesquerella Fendleri
... If the plant becomes more widely cultivated and breeding and refinement techniques are improved, the oil could be used in a number of industries, including cosmetics, coatings, plastics, and ... It is also cultivated in this area, as it does best in the climate of the region and in local calcareous soils ... Lesquerella fendleri is a perennial plant in nature, but which is cultivated as a winter annual ...
... Mavro (Greek μαύρο, meaning "black") is an indigenous red grape cultivated on the island of Cyprus ... to the hot Cypriot climate has made it the dominant cultivated vine on the island ... It accounts for 70% of cultivated vines ...
Musa Balbisiana
... It is one of the ancestors of modern cultivated bananas along with Musa acuminata ... It grows lush leaves in clumps and grows with a more upright habit than most cultivated bananas ... eaten or agriculturalists would not have developed the cultivated banana ...
International Association For Cultivated Plant Taxonomy
... have focused on international communication on cultivated plant taxonomy, organisation of international symposia, and general communication on topics of interest ... Another development was the launch, in 2007, at the Sixth Symposium on the Taxonomy of Cultivated Plants at Wageningen of the International Association for Cultivated Plant Taxonomy ...

More definitions of "cultivated":

  • (adj): No longer in the natural state; developed by human care and for human use.
    Example: "Cultivated roses"; "cultivated blackberries"

Famous quotes containing the word cultivated:

    Oxford is a little aristocracy in itself, numerous and dignified enough to rank with other estates in the realm; and where fame and secular promotion are to be had for study, and in a direction which has the unanimous respect of all cultivated nations.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)

    Such a style,—so diversified and variegated! It is like the face of a country; it is like a New England landscape, with farmhouses and villages, and cultivated spots, and belts of forests and blueberry swamps round about, with the fragrance of shad-blossoms and violets on certain winds.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    Many a woman shudders ... at the terrible eclipse of those intellectual powers which in early life seemed prophetic of usefulness and happiness, hence the army of martyrs among our married and unmarried women who, not having cultivated a taste for science, art or literature, form a corps of nervous patients who make fortunes for agreeable physicians ...
    Sarah M. Grimke (1792–1873)