enculturation(redirected from enculturative)
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(Sociology) another word for socialization
the process by which a person adapts to and assimilates the culture in which he lives.See also: Society
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|Noun||1.||enculturation - the adoption of the behavior patterns of the surrounding culture; "the socialization of children to the norms of their culture"|
social control - control exerted (actively or passively) by group action
cultivation - socialization through training and education to develop one's mind or manners; "her cultivation was remarkable"