Meaning of subculture
Pronunciation: (v.sub-kul'churn.sub'kul&secchur), [key]
— v., n. -tured, -tur•ing,
- to cultivate (a bacterial strain) again on a new medium.
- a culture derived in this manner.
- the cultural values and behavioral patterns distinctive of a particular group in a society.
- a group having social, economic, ethnic, or other traits distinctive enough to distinguish it from others within the same culture or society.
- subculture (Thesaurus)