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cultivated

[kuhl-tuh-vey-tid] /ˈkʌl təˌveɪ tɪd/
adjective
1.
prepared and used for raising crops; tilled:
cultivated land.
2.
produced or improved by cultivation, as a plant.
3.
educated; refined; cultured:
cultivated tastes.
Origin
1655-1665
1655-65; cultivate + -ed2
Related forms
miscultivated, adjective
noncultivated, adjective
pseudocultivated, adjective
quasi-cultivated, adjective
semicultivated, adjective
supercultivated, adjective
uncultivated, adjective
well-cultivated, adjective
Can be confused
cultivated, cultured.
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British Dictionary definitions for quasicultivated

cultivated

/ˈkʌltɪˌveɪtɪd/
adjective
1.
cultured, refined, or educated
2.
((of land or soil))
  1. subjected to tillage or cultivation
  2. tilled and broken up
3.
(of plants) specially bred or improved by cultivation
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