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Meaning of "civil liability" - Business English Dictionary

civil liability

noun [C]
 
 
( plural civil liabilities) LAW
the legal responsibility of paying money for damage to another person's health, business, or property: Company directors face criminal and civil liability for knowingly filing false accounts in the annual report.
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