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Meaning of “civics” in the English Dictionary

"civics" in British English

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civicsnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈsɪv.ɪks/ mainly US
the ​study of the way in which a ​localgovernmentworks and of the ​rights and ​duties of the ​people who ​live in the ​city
(Definition of civics from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"civics" in American English

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civicsnoun [U]

 us   /ˈsɪv·ɪks/
social studies the ​study of the ​rights and duties of ​citizens
(Definition of civics from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “civics”
in Chinese (Simplified) 市政学, 公民学…
in Chinese (Traditional) 市政學, 公民學…
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