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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of showing regard for others; Formal or perfunctory politeness.

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  • The word civility shares the same root as citizen.
  • The overall level of civility is really high here.
  • The war mongers like GOP have no place in civility!
  • Such civility is almost unheard in these discussions. for more
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