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civil rights

noun [plural] uk   us  
the rights that each person has in a society, whatever their race, sex, or religion: Civil rights include freedom, equality in law and in employment, and the right to vote.
Translations of “civil rights”
in Chinese (Traditional) 公民權…
in Russian гражданские права…
in Turkish medenî haklar…
in Chinese (Simplified) 公民权…
in Polish prawa obywatelskie…
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