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||an advanced state of development of a society as judged by such things as having a system of government and laws, using a written language, and keeping written records.
Fertile land and a steady supply of water made civilization possible in the valley.
||the culture of a particular society that has reached an advanced level.
The civilization along the Nile River in ancient Egypt is one of the world's oldest.
- similar words:
- customs, lifestyle
The word civilization
contains the following parts:
that means citizen
Latin and Greek
that means act, fact, or process of
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The suffix -ization
turns verbs ending in -ize into nouns