上下文【名词】1. 上下文；文章的前后关系[脉络]; 2. (事情等的)关节，范围，场合，处境，条件；来龙去脉
the setting, in time or space, surrounding the occurrence of a given event. cultural context the environment or situation that is relevant to the beliefs, values, and practices of the culture under study.
Etymology: L, contextus, to weave together Etymology: L, contextus, to weave together (in communications theory) the setting, meaning, and language of a message. If a message is interpreted without strict regard for these limits, it is taken out of context.