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civil libertynoun [C/U]

 /ˈsɪv·əl ˈlɪb·ər·t̬i/
politics & government the ​right of ​people to ​basicfreedoms and to ​live without the ​governmentbecominginvolved in ​privatematters: The ​right of ​freespeech is one of ​our most ​important civil liberties.
(Definition of civil liberty from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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