Culture (disambiguation)

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Culture is the social behavior and norms found in human societies.

Culture may also refer to:


Biological cultures[edit]

  • Cell culture, the cultivation of cells of multi-cellular eukaryotes, such as animals
  • Organ culture, the cultivation of part or all of an animal organ outside of the body
  • Tissue culture, the cultivation of tissues from multi-cellular organisms outside of the body
  • Plant tissue culture, the cultivation of plant cells, tissues or organs
  • Microbiological culture, the cultivation of microorganisms, such as bacteria, viruses and yeast
  • Aquaculture, the cultivation of aquatic organisms such as fish, crustaceans, molluscs, seaweed and aquatic plants
  • Mariculture, a specialized branch of aquaculture involving the cultivation of marine organisms for food and other products in the open ocean
  • Viral culture, a laboratory test in which samples are placed with a cell type that the virus being tested for is able to infect
  • Growth medium, also called a culture medium, a liquid or gel designed to support the growth of microorganisms or the cells of a plant or animal
  • Small multicellular animals and plants may be grown in culture, for example nematodes and Lemna

Social sciences[edit]

Entertainment and fiction[edit]


  • Culture Magazine, American cannabis culture magazine
  • Culture, American magazine on cheese
  • The Culture series, science fiction series written by Scottish author Iain M. Banks
    • The Culture, an advanced civilization in the Banks novels




  • IETF language tags used in computer internationalization and localization to identify a "culture" - the combination of language and peculiarities of geographical location in computing (like en-UK, en-US, de-AT, de-DE, fr-BE)
  • Cultures, Lozère, a commune in Lozère, France

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