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Synonyms for cultivation

Synonyms for cultivation

enlightenment and excellent taste resulting from intellectual development

Synonyms for cultivation

socialization through training and education to develop one's mind or manners

(agriculture) production of food by preparing the land to grow crops (especially on a large scale)

a highly developed state of perfection

the process of fostering the growth of something

the act of raising or growing plants (especially on a large scale)

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Brinkworth, who has served in the merchant navy, what sort of specimen of the moral influence of out-of-door life and muscular cultivation
Take the example which we have now in view," pursued Sir Patrick--"the example of an average young gentleman of our time, blest with every advantage that physical cultivation can bestow on him.
I may add, that as some organisms will breed most freely under the most unnatural conditions (for instance, the rabbit and ferret kept in hutches), showing that their reproductive system has not been thus affected; so will some animals and plants withstand domestication or cultivation, and vary very slightly--perhaps hardly more than in a state of nature.
They themselves care only for making money, and are as indifferent as the pauper to the cultivation of virtue.
The school was constantly growing in numbers, so much so that, after we had got the farm paid for, the cultivation of the land begun, and the old cabins which we had found on the place somewhat repaired, we turned our attention toward providing a large, substantial building.
Cultivation and refinement seem but to enhance their warmth of heart and ardent enthusiasm; and it is the possession of these latter qualities in a most remarkable degree, which renders an educated American one of the most endearing and most generous of friends.
It would be well, if there were greater encouragement to lightness of heart and gaiety, and a wider cultivation of what is beautiful, without being eminently and directly useful.
She knew every farmer for miles about: how much land he had under cultivation, how many cattle he was feeding, what his liabilities were.
Collins invited them to take a stroll in the garden, which was large and well laid out, and to the cultivation of which he attended himself.
Such is the nature of this immense wilderness of the far West; which apparently defies cultivation, and the habitation of civilized life.
The narrow canon in which Nablous, or Shechem, is situated, is under high cultivation, and the soil is exceedingly black and fertile.
They also agreed that plantations at household level, schools, communal lands etc should be encouraged to bring more area under cultivations and poor farmers (local/rural) associations may be established to promote olive cultivation in the area.
Similarly the weed population dynamics with reference to importance value index of weed was minimum in 1 Disc harrowing + 4 cultivations that was not significantly different from no-till + glyphosate.
He said tribal elders and imams had been trying to convince farmers to shun poppy cultivations, but it seemed the effort had little impact.
Table 1 qualitative composition of phytoplankton found in the semi-intensive, intensive and organic cultivations during the study.