culturecide etymology

English word culturecide comes from English -cide (Killer. Killing.), English culture

Detailed word origin of culturecide

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-cide English (eng) Killer. Killing.
culture English (eng) (transitive) To increase the artistic or scientific interest (in something). (Compare cultivate.). (transitive) To maintain in an environment suitable for growth (especially of bacteria). (Compare cultivate.) (anthropology) Any knowledge passed from one generation to the next, not necessarily with respect to human beings.. (botany) Cultivation.. (cartography) The details on a map that do not [...]
culturecide English (eng)

Words with the same origin as culturecide

Descendants of -cide
amicicide computercide deicidal febricide felicide feticide fungicide gendercide geocide gonocide herbicide infanticide insecticide larvicidal licecide lupicide mosquitocide nematicide neonaticide parenticide spermicide vaccicide vermicidal vulpicide
Descendants of culture
apiculturist cultural culturalist culturally culturcide culturgen culturicidal culturicide culturism culturize cybercultural herpetocultural horticultural horticulturist intracultural microcultural multicultist multicultural noncultural pancultural pseudocultural sociocultural spatiocultural transcultural tricultural