In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1.1(of society, citizens)civil
- And it is re-establishing the groundwork for again rationalizing a role for the military in civil political affairs.
- Post-war expansion to meet military and civil aviation requirements brought further significant innovations, but at considerable cost.
- The second use of the Law concerns civil matters.
- Specific mission requirements also require the additional task organization of military police, civil affairs, and aviation assets.
- But while they inculcated the maxims of passive obedience, they refused to take any part in the civil administration or the military defense of the empire.
- With the birth of civil and military aviation in the early 1900s, the focus of weather intelligence shifted from ballistics studies to aviation support.
- In the course of that revolution, many things were done that would have been intolerable in the context of ordinary democratic politics and ordinary civil life.
- The team is made up of about 60 military and civil affairs officers doing mostly humanitarian work.
- Thus, the great civil rights movement of the 1950s and early 1960s developed independently of the labor movement.
- The nation wasn't ready for a full civil rights movement.
- In a world where civil disobedience was treated with toleration, that might be a good strategy.
- Indeed, one civil engineer writing to the Irish Times this week expressed astonishment at the figure.
- Just as in the great civil rights movement forty years ago, we shall overcome.
- In its most basic form, civil affairs operators are concerned with two missions that are opposite sides of a single coin.
- A medieval town dominated by fantastic architecture, it is a gem with ancient streets and alleyways punctuated by beautiful civil and ecclesiastical buildings.
- The issue is no longer when civil unions will be recognized but what form they will take.
- Ultimately questions of grace inform matters of polity, both civil and ecclesiastical.
- A graduate of four military and two civil universities he has risen through the ranks from the time he was commissioned Second Lieutenant in May 1976.
- As civil society is steadily developing, some of its elements continue to affect foreign policy.
- But the link between civil aviation deals and military follow-ups is well established.
1.2(not military)(aviation/government) civil
- When the activities of a public body, or individual, are relevant to a private law dispute in civil proceedings, public law may in a similar way provide answers which are relevant to the resolution of the private law issue.
- With no criminal proceedings pending in the case, the family instituted civil proceedings.
- The personal applicant was a defendant in civil penalty proceedings in the Supreme Court.
- A case can come in the ordinary criminal or civil jurisdiction and constitutional matters might arise.
- The January 2003 agreement was signed prior to the commencement of any civil proceedings.
2(polite)(remark/reply) cortésthat's very civil of you — es muy gentil de su parte
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