subculture

Definitions

General English

Agriculture

  • noun a culture of microorganisms or cells that is grown from another culture
  • verb to grow a culture of microorganisms or cells from another culture

Marketing

  • noun a part or sector of society identifiable by factors such as lifestyle, religion, and race

Media Studies

  • noun in sociology, a smaller, ‘breakaway’ cultural group characterised by non-mainstream activities, interests, styles of dress, religion etc.

Medical

  • noun a culture of bacteria which is taken from a stock culture
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