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cultured (adj.)

1743, of land, etc., "cultivated," adjective from culture. Meaning "developed under controlled natural conditions" is from 1906, originally of pearls. Meaning "refined, improved by exposure to intellectual culture" is by 1777.

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cultured (adj.)
marked by refinement in taste and manners;
cultured Bostonians
cultured tastes
Synonyms: civilized / civilised / cultivated / genteel / polite
From wordnet.princeton.edu