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cultivation

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a high level of taste and enlightenment as a result of extensive intellectual training and exposure to the arts
  • people of cultivation appreciate the special experience that only live theater can provide

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The first known use of cultivation was in 1553

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“Cultivation.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/cultivation. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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