Cultural

  • (adj): Denoting or deriving from or distinctive of the ways of living built up by a group of people.
    Example: "Influenced by ethnic and cultural ties"- J.F.Kennedy
    Synonyms: ethnic, ethnical
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on cultural:

Squash (sport) - Cultural, Social, and Health Aspects
... The relatively small court and low-bouncing ball makes scoring points easier than in its American cousin, racquetball, as the ball may be played to all four corners of the court ... Since every ball must strike the front wall above the tin (unlike racquetball), the ball cannot be easily "killed" ...
History Of Iraq (2003–2011) - Cultural Dimensions
... As cultural scientist Roland Benedikter poses in his book on Sustainable Democratization of Iraq and in a series of essays, one main cause of the ongoing problems of pacification ...
District - Colombia
... Barranquilla is designated a Special Industrial Port District Cartagena is a Tourism and Cultural District Bogotá is the Capital District and Santa Marta Historical, Tourism and Cultural District ... There are also the Historical and Cultural District of Tunja Special, Ecotouristic, Historical and Universitarian District of Popayán Special Portuarial District ...
Teaneck, New Jersey - Arts and Culture
... The Puffin Foundation and its Puffin Cultural Forum have been leading supporters and producers of art in Teaneck, sponsoring plays and art exhibitions at it location on Puffin ... The now-defunct Teaneck Cultural Arts Coalition had organized many community-wide cultural events, including an annual First Night community celebration of the arts held for several years through New Year's ... Mark's Church in Teaneck and at the Hackensack Cultural Arts Center, across the river in Hackensack, New Jersey ...
Kurdistan Province - Cities and Towns - Attractions
... Iran's Cultural Heritage Organization lists 211 sites of historical and cultural significance in Kordestan province ... For more info, see the provincial Cultural Heritage Organization website linked at the bottom of this page ...

More definitions of "cultural":

  • (adj): Of or relating to the shared knowledge and values of a society.
    Example: "Cultural roots"
  • (adj): Relating to the raising of plants or animals.
    Example: "A cultural variety"
  • (adj): Of or relating to the arts and manners that a group favors.
    Example: "Cultural events"; "a person of broad cultural interests"

Famous quotes containing the word cultural:

    The only justification for repressive institutions is material and cultural deficit. But such institutions, at certain stages of history, perpetuate and produce such a deficit, and even threaten human survival.
    Noam Chomsky (b. 1928)

    Barbarisation may be defined as a cultural process whereby an attained condition of high value is gradually overrun and superseded by elements of lower quality.
    Johan Huizinga (1872–1945)

    A society that has made “nostalgia” a marketable commodity on the cultural exchange quickly repudiates the suggestion that life in the past was in any important way better than life today.
    Christopher Lasch (b. 1932)