enculturation

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noun en·cul·tur·a·tion \in-ˌkəl-chə-ˈrā-shən, (ˌ)en-\

Definition of enculturation

  1. :  the process by which an individual learns the traditional content of a culture and assimilates its practices and values

enculturate

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First Known Use of enculturation

1948

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