different between civilization vs civilize
- civilisation (UK)
Borrowed from French civilisation.
- (UK) IPA(key): /?s?v.?.la??ze?.??n/
- (General Australian) IPA(key): [?s?v.?.l?e?zæ?.??n]
- (US) IPA(key): /?s?v.?.l??ze?.??n/
civilization (countable and uncountable, plural civilizations)
- An organized culture encompassing many communities, often on the scale of a nation or a people; a stage or system of social, political, or technical development.
- (uncountable) Human society, particularly civil society.
- The act or process of civilizing or becoming civilized.
- The state or quality of being civilized.
- (obsolete) The act of rendering a criminal process civil.
- (large-scale stage of societal development): culture, order
- (group of countries): sphere
- (act of civilizing): education, acculturation
- (preferred human society): home, the land of the living
- Collectively, those people of the world considered to have a high standard of behavior and / or a high level of development. Commonly subjectively used by people of one society to exclusively refer to their society, or their elite sub-group, or a few associated societies, implying all others, in time or geography or status, as something less than civilised, as savages or barbarians. cf refinement, elitism, civilised society, the Civilised World
- civilization in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.
- civilization in The Century Dictionary, New York, N.Y.: The Century Co., 1911.
- civilization at OneLook Dictionary Search
- "civilization" in Raymond Williams, Keywords (revised), 1983, Fontana Press, page 57.
- civilization in Keywords for Today: A 21st Century Vocabulary, edited by The Keywords Project, Colin MacCabe, Holly Yanacek, 2018.
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- civilise (chiefly British)
Borrowed from French civiliser, corresponding to civil +? -ize.
civilize (third-person singular simple present civilizes, present participle civilizing, simple past and past participle civilized)
- Alternative spelling of civilise
- civilisation, civilization
- first-person singular present subjunctive of civilizar
- third-person singular present subjunctive of civilizar
- first-person singular imperative of civilizar
- third-person singular imperative of civilizar
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