1. A process starting in early childhood where cultural values, ideas etc are instilled into members of the society. 2. Anthroplogy. Rearing great apes in environments with human interaction.
ENCULTURATION: "Joe and Lyn used enculturation to bring the children up in the Jewish faith."
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