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kultur

kultur

noun, kul·tur often capitalized \kl-ˈtr\

Definition of KULTUR

1
:  culture 5
2
:  culture emphasizing practical efficiency and individual subordination to the state
3
:  German culture held to be superior especially by militant Nazi and Hohenzollern expansionists

Origin of KULTUR

German, from Latin cultura culture
First Known Use: 1914

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