civics

noun, plural in form but singular or plural in construction civ·ics \ ˈsi-viks \

Definition of civics

:a social science dealing with the rights and duties of citizens

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First Known Use of civics

1885


CIVICS Defined for English Language Learners

civics

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Definition of civics for English Language Learners

  • : the study of the rights and duties of citizens and of how government works


CIVICS Defined for Kids

civics

noun civ·ics \ ˈsi-viks \

Definition of civics for Students

:the study of the rights and duties of citizens and of how government works

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