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civilization

noun [U] (PROCESS) (UK usually civilisation)     /ˌsɪv.əl.aɪˈzeɪ.ʃən/
the process of educating a society so that its culture becomes more developed: The civilization of Britain by the Romans took years to complete.Teaching in general
(Definition of civilization noun (PROCESS) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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