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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To subject to the process by which an individual learns of the traditional content of a group and assimilates its practices or values.

Usage examples (5)
  • I would love for this event to enculturate new thinking, new ideas and new appreciation for using open web standards, open web technologies like microformats and OpenID...
  • We all ended up soaking wet, with Oregon Grape stains on our Dockers by the time we got to the library, and on the way back we read the Riot Act and said that Bug had to stop...
  • Parents, correspondingly, have no God-given licence to enculturate their children in whatever ways they personally choose: no right to limit the horizons of their...
  • I'd rather enculturate and train our pastors in how best to teach the canonical narrative of Scripture in their preaching and let them do it than set up a lectionary to... for more
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