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civ·ics

 (sĭv′ĭks)
n. (used with a sing. verb)
The branch of political science that deals with civic affairs and the rights and duties of citizens.

civics

(ˈsɪvɪks)
n (functioning as singular)
1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) the study of the rights and responsibilities of citizenship
2. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) US and Canadian the study of government and its workings

civ•ics

(ˈsɪv ɪks)

n. (used with a sing. v.)
the study or science of the privileges and obligations of citizens.
[1880–85, Amer.]

civics

the area of political science concerned with citizenship.
See also: Society

civics

The study of the political rights and responsibilities of citizens and of the operation of government.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.civics - the social science of municipal affairs
social science - the branch of science that studies society and the relationships of individual within a society
Translations
állampolgári ismeretek

civics

[ˈsɪvɪks] NPLcívica fsing; (as course) → educación fsing cívica

civics

[ˈsɪvɪks] n (mainly US) (= school subject) → instruction f civique

civics

n singStaatsbürgerkunde f

civics

[ˈsɪvɪks] nsgeducazione f civica
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The students besides their regular education should also learn civic education because civic sense will make them useful citizens and they can play proactive roles for the betterment of the society.
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Los Angeles, CA, October 02, 2018 --(PR.com)-- Israeli-American grassroots leaders from Los Angeles, Las Vegas, and Seattle announce the official launch of the Israeli-American Civic Education Institute as the first phase of a new initiative to ensure first-generation immigrants from Israel and their families are civically educated, engaged, and empowered to advocate on behalf of their communities across the United States.
CIVIC education is the method of enlightening the citizens about their constitutional rights, responsibilities and duties to enable them to recognize governance and political fields and to contribute towards progress of nation at state and public platforms.
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