Translation of "civilization" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

civilization

noun [ U ] (PROCESS) 过程 (UK usually civilisation) uk us /ˌsɪv.əl.aɪˈzeɪ.ʃən/

the process of educating a society so that its culture becomes more developed

教化;开化
The civilization of Britain by the Romans took years to complete. 罗马人对不列颠人的教化用了许多年才得以完成。

(Translation of “civilization noun (PROCESS)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)