Definition of Civilisations

1. Noun. (plural of civilisation) ¹



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Definition of Civilisations

1. civilisation [n] - See also: civilisation

Lexicographical Neighbors of Civilisations

civil year
civilian
civilian clothing
civilian dress
civilian garb
civilian health and medical program of the uniformed services
civilianization
civilianizations
civilianize
civilianized
civilianizes
civilianizing
civilians
civilisation
civilisational
civilisations
civilise
civilised
civilises
civilish
civilising
civilist
civilists
civilities
civility
civilizable
civilization
civilization-state
civilizational
civilizations

Literary usage of Civilisations

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Proceedings by International Congress of Americanists (1905)
"Je vous répéter ici ses conclusions : "Ayant eu le rare privilège de voir, in situ, des restes des civilisations indigènes d'Amérique á leurs limites ..."

2. Report of the Annual Meeting (1896)
"6 The Influence of Climate and Vegetation on African Civilisations. By GF SCOTT-ELLIOT, FLS, FRGS An attempt is made in this paper to connect the various ..."

3. The Psychology of Peoples by Gustave Le Bon (1912)
"... its character—The mechanism of the dissolution of civilisations has hitherto been the same for all peoples—Symptoms of decadence presented by some Latin ..."

4. International Congress of Americanists: Thirteenth Session Held in New York (1905)
"Je vous répéter ici ses conclusions : "Ayant eu le rare privilège de voir, in situ, des restes des civilisations indigènes d'Amérique à leurs limites ..."

5. Proceedings by Marshall Howard Saville (1905)
"Je vous répéter ici ses conclusions : "Ayant eu le rare privilège de voir, in situ, des restes des civilisations indigènes d'Amérique à leurs limites ..."

6. The Age of Mother-power: The Position of Woman in Primitive Society by Catherine Gasquoine Hartley (1914)
"... Civilisations I PROPOSE in this chapter to examine, as fully as I can, the traces that mother-right customs have left among some of the great races of ..."

7. The Truth about Woman by Catherine Gasquoine Hartley (1913)
"CONTENTS OF CHAPTER VII WOMAN'S POSITION IN THE GREAT Civilisations OF ANTIQUITY I.—In Egypt The importance of estimating woman's position in the great ..."

8. The Climax of Civilisation by Correa Moylan Walsh (1917)
"THE DECAY OF ANCIENT Civilisations ALL the evils we have described are found in accounts of ancient civilisations, and are discovered in greater detail, ..."

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