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civ·i·li·za·tion
[siv-uh-luh-zey-shuhn]
NOUN
1.
an advanced state of human society, in which a high level of culture, science, industry, and government has been reached.
2.
those people or nations that have reached such a state.
3.
any type of culture, society, etc., of a specific place, time, or group: Greek civilization.
4.
the act or process of civilizing, as by bringing out of a savage, uneducated, or unrefined state, or of being civilized: Rome's civilization of barbaric tribes was admirable.
5.
cultural refinement; refinement of thought and cultural appreciation: The letters of Madame de Sévigné reveal her wit and civilization.
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A civilization (UK and US) or civilisation (British English variant) is any complex society characterized by urban development, social stratification, symbolic ...

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Civilization definition, an advanced state of human society, in which a high level of culture, science, industry, and government has been reached. See more.

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Dec 4, 2014 ... The meaning of the term civilization has changed several times during its history, and even today it is used in several ways. It is commonly used ...

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We often teach early civilizations without taking time to discuss with our students what a civilization really is. The California History-Social Science Framework ...

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Civilization is a complex way of life that came about as people began to develop urban settlements.

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Civilization is the opposite of barbarism and chaos. Civilization is an advanced stage of human society, where people live with a reasonable degree of ...

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A civilization is a type of human community or society that has achieved a certain level of culture. It is contrasted with primitive communities lacking this culture.