civil defence

noun

the organizing of civilians to deal with enemy attacks

Nearby words

  1. civil aeronautics board,
  2. civil air patrol,
  3. civil court,
  4. civil day,
  5. civil death,
  6. civil defense,
  7. civil disobedience,
  8. civil engineer,
  9. civil engineering,
  10. civil law

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