unacculturated

adjective
un·​ac·​cul·​tur·​at·​ed | \ ˌən-ə-ˈkəl-chə-ˌrā-təd How to pronounce unacculturated (audio) , -a- \

Definition of unacculturated

: not adapted to a culture : not acculturated unacculturated immigrants an unacculturated tribe living in the rain forest

First Known Use of unacculturated

1940, in the meaning defined above

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“Unacculturated.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unacculturated. Accessed 26 Jun. 2022.

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