plural of subculture
as in cultures
a group that has beliefs and behaviors that are different from the main groups within a culture or society a subculture of local painters a subculture of poverty and crime

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“Subcultures.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Jan. 2023.

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