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civic

[ siv-ik ]
/ ˈsɪv ɪk /
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adjective
of or relating to a city; municipal: civic problems.
of or relating to citizenship; civil: civic duties.
of citizens: civic pride.
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Origin of civic

1535–45; <Latin cīvicus, equivalent to cīv(is) citizen + -icus-ic

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British Dictionary definitions for civic

civic
/ (ˈsɪvɪk) /

adjective
of or relating to a city, citizens, or citizenshipcivic duties

Derived forms of civic

civically, adverb

Word Origin for civic

C16: from Latin cīvicus, from cīvis citizen
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