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IRAQ – LIBYA – SYRIA – YEMEN

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                     THE U.S.?

THE U.S. CANNOT CLEAN UP THE DYSFUNCTION IN MIDDLE EAST COUNTRIES

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IT IS A CULTURAL ISSUE

AN OBSTACLE TO PEACE?

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CULTURE

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[kuhl-cher]

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1.

the quality in a person or society that arises from a concern for what is regarded as excellent in arts, letters, manners, scholarly pursuits, etc.

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2.

that which is excellent in the arts, manners, etc. 

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3.

a particular form or stage of civilization, as that of a certain nation or period:

Greek culture.

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4.

development or improvement of the mind by education or training.

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5.

the behaviors and beliefs characteristic of a particular social, ethnic, or age group:

the youth culture; the drug culture. 

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Anthropology. the sum total of ways of living built up by a group of human beings and transmitted from one generation to another. 

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Biology.

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  1. the cultivation of microorganisms, as bacteria, or of tissues, for scientific study, medicinal use,

  2. the product or growth resulting from such cultivation.

     

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the act or practice of cultivating the soil; tillage.

9.

the raising of plants or animals, especially with a view to their improvement.

10.

the product or growth resulting from such cultivation.

 

verb (used with object), cultured, culturing.

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11.

to subject to culture; cultivate.

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Biology.

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  1. to grow (microorganisms, tissues, ) in or on a controlled or defined medium.

  2. to introduce (living material) into a culture medium.

 

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JIM CROW

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                         Jim-Crow

or jim-crow

[jimkroh]

adjective

1.

favoring or supporting Jim Crow.

2.

for blacks only:

a Jim-Crow school.

 

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Jim Crow

or jim crow

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noun

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1.

a practice or policy of segregating or discriminating against blacks, as in public places, public vehicles, or employment.

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2.

Disparaging and Offensive. a contemptuous term used to refer to a black person.

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