Civilian

  • 1 Civilian — Студийный альбом …

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  • 2 civilian — ci·vil·ian 1 n: a specialist in Roman or modern civil law civilian 2 adj: of or relating to civil law as distinguished from common law Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …

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  • 3 Civilian — Album par Gentle Giant Sortie 1980 Enregistrement Août/septembre 1979 Durée 35:07 (Avec Bonus) Genre Rock Producteur …

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  • 4 Civilian — álbum de estudio de Boy Kill Boy Publicación 22 de Mayo, 2006 Grabación 2005 2006 Género(s) Indie Rock Duración …

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  • 5 civilian — [adj] nonmilitary noncombatant, noncombative, nonmilitant, not in armed forces, pacificist, private, unhostile; concept 555 Ant. military civilian [n] nonmilitary person citizen, civ*, civvie*, commoner, noncombatant, private citizen, subject;… …

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  • 6 civilian — ► NOUN ▪ a person not in the armed services or the police force. ► ADJECTIVE ▪ relating to a civilian. ORIGIN Old French civilien, in the phrase droit civilien civil law …

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  • 7 Civilian — Ci*vil ian, n. [From {Civil}] 1. One skilled in the civil law. [1913 Webster] Ancient civilians and writers upon government. Swift. [1913 Webster] 2. A student of the civil law at a university or college. R. Graves. [1913 Webster] 3. One whose… …

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  • 8 civilian — (n.) late 14c., judge or authority on civil law, from O.Fr. civilien of the civil law, created from L. civilis (see CIVIL (Cf. civil)). Sense of non military person is first attested 1829. The adjective is from 1640s …

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  • 9 civilian — adj *civic, civil …

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  • 10 civilian — [sə vil′yən] n. [ME < OFr civilien < L civilis, CIVIL] 1. any person not an active member of the armed forces or of an official force having police power 2. Archaic a specialist in civil or Roman law adj. of or for civilians; nonmilitary …

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  • 11 Civilian — For other uses, see Civilian (disambiguation). A civilian under international humanitarian law (also known as the laws of war) is a person who is not a member of his or her country s armed forces or other militia. Civilians are distinct from… …

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  • 12 civilian — [[t]sɪvɪ̱liən[/t]] ♦♦♦ civilians 1) N COUNT In a military situation, a civilian is anyone who is not a member of the armed forces. The safety of civilians caught up in the fighting must be guaranteed. 2) ADJ: usu ADJ n In a military situation,… …

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  • 13 civilian */ — I UK [səˈvɪlɪən] / US [sɪˈvɪljən] noun [countable] Word forms civilian : singular civilian plural civilians someone who does not belong to the armed forces or the police Over 700 civilians died as a direct result of the bombings. II UK… …

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  • 14 civilian — ci|vil|ian1 [ sı vıliən ] noun count * someone who does not belong to the military or the police: Over 700 civilians died as a direct result of the bombings. civilian ci|vil|ian 2 [ sı vıliən ] adjective only before noun * relating to civilians:… …

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  • 15 civilian — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun ADJECTIVE ▪ innocent, unarmed ▪ We demand an end to the killing of innocent civilians. ▪ ordinary ▪ local VERB + CIVILIAN …

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  • 16 civilian — ci|vil|ian [sıˈvıljən] n anyone who is not a member of the military forces or the police ▪ Many innocent civilians were killed during the war. >civilian adj [only before noun] ▪ It was difficult to return to civilian life after ten years in… …

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  • 17 civilian — noun (C) anyone who is not a member of the army, navy, airforce, or police: the killing of innocent civilians during the bombing campaign civilian adjective: a return to civilian government after years of military rule …

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  • 18 civilian — noun Date: 14th century 1. a specialist in Roman or modern civil law 2. a. one not on active duty in the armed services or not on a police or firefighting force b. outsider 1 • civilian adjective …

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  • 19 civilian — /si vil yeuhn/, n. 1. a person who is not on active duty with a military, naval, police, or fire fighting organization. 2. Informal. anyone regarded by members of a profession, interest group, society, etc., as not belonging; nonprofessional;… …

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  • 20 civilian — 1. noun /sɪˈvɪljən/ a) A person following the pursuits of civil life, especially one who is not an active member of the military, the police, or a belligerent group. Three civilians were apprehended by the soldiers and taken away in a military… …

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