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civil engineering

noun

Definition of civil engineering

  1. :  a type of engineering that deals with the science of designing and building roads, bridges, large buildings, etc.



Word by Word Definitions

civilplay
  1. :  of or relating to citizens

    :  of or relating to the state or its citizenry

    :  civilized

engineeringplay
  1. :  the activities or function of an engineer

    :  the application of science and mathematics by which the properties of matter and the sources of energy in nature are made useful to people

    :  the design and manufacture of complex products


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