civilian clothing

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Noun1.civilian clothing - ordinary clothing as distinguished from uniforms, work clothes, clerical garb, etc.civilian clothing - ordinary clothing as distinguished from uniforms, work clothes, clerical garb, etc.
civies, civvies - civilian garb as opposed to a military uniform
article of clothing, clothing, habiliment, wearable, vesture, wear - a covering designed to be worn on a person's body
mufti - civilian dress worn by a person who is entitled to wear a military uniform
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He added that, in addition to combat and civilian clothing, other items have been identified.
Another Israeli force in civilian clothing, raided the house of Najeh Sharqawi in the same village, searched it and interrogated his two sons who are liberated prisoners: Taha, 27, and Mahdi, 26, and threatened to re-arrest them if they carried out any political activity in the future.
The consultation is for the supply and delivery of uniforms for environmental agents and civilian clothing for different services GPMM.
Mr Sutton described how injured troops were arriving at Selly Oak Hospital's Alexander Wing and the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham without civilian clothing and no money to purchase basic essentials.
Israeli forces kill two members of Hamas and wound four others as they prepare to fire a mortar shell into Israel, and kill at least one Palestinian security officer in Bethlehem after Israeli forces in civilian clothing are fired upon as they try to carry out an arrest raid.
And one man, understood to be a local businessman, is reported by eyewitnesses to have been led away by officers, many of whom were dressed in civilian clothing.
According to his mother, Amal Abdel Fattah Ahmed, Gad was attacked by four men wearing civilian clothing outside his home in Qotour, near Tanta in El-Gharbeyya governorate before being bundled into a central security forces truck.
The men (below) are wearing civilian clothing but with rank insignia on the sleeve or lapel.
On demob, I got the bare necessities of civilian clothing, a "thank you" letter from General Montgomery and the right to claim a number of service medals.
Inmates are entitled to wear civilian clothing when appearing before a judge and a jury, said Stephen Morello, a department spokesperson, but the jail staff misread Lowery's accompanying paperwork.
He also revealed plans to appoint a national security adviser, make service personnel working at the Ministry of Defence wear uniforms instead of civilian clothing and award campaign medals to RAF medics who are currently not eligible for them.
On the same day, a vehicle belonging to a UN agency was carjacked near Al Salam internally displaced persons (IDPs) camp in Nyala town, South Darfur by three armed men in civilian clothing.

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