Definition of menticulture in English:

menticulture

noun

historical
  • The exercise and cultivation of the mind.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Samuel Maunder (1785–1849), compiler of reference works. From classical Latin ment-, mēns mind + -i- + -culture.

Pronunciation

menticulture

/ˈmɛntɪˌkʌltʃə/