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civil

1. of the ordinary life of citizens as distinguished from military, legal, or ecclesiastical affairs
2. of or relating to the citizen as an individual
3. of or occurring within the state or between citizens
4. a less common word for civic
5. of or in accordance with Roman law
6. relating to the private rights of citizens
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On the site's main page, visitors are invited to sign the Revive Civility pledge (revivecivility.
In June, Senator Hatch wrote an op-ed in TIME titled I am re-committing to civility, in which he wrote, Today, I want to make a personal commitment to exercise greater civility in my day-to-day interactions with fellow Americans; I hope you will join me in doing the same.
The Institute for Civility in Government defines civility as "more than just politeness, though politeness is a necessary first step.
Civility, the quality of character meant to smooth relations roiled by these disagreements, mitigates insistence on one's own way and hair-trigger sensitivity to others' different practices and beliefs.
Hence, during the few interactions when customers interface with our representatives, it is good to practice etiquette and civility.
Summary: President of the General Labor Confederation Bechara Asmar praised employees of Rafik Hariri University Hospital Friday for their civility on the third consecutive day of an open-ended protest, the state-run National News Agency reported.
Any attorney who exhibits this kind of lack of civility tarnishes the entire image of the legal profession.
The 11th, 15 th, 17th, and 19th circuits have adopted uniform Standards of Professional Courtesy and Civility.
Their essay situates professional civility in a much larger theory of culture and social change, suggesting that highly homogeneous societies did not need rules for civility, but that contemporary heterogeneity does.
The author argues that the rebellion interrupted the rhetoric of "civil racism," which she defines as the preservation of civility at the expense of racial equality.
MODERATO AS ARE FORCES FOR STABILITY AND CIVILITY .
While the Jewish community has launched a civility campaign to try to keep vitriolic voices like Salaita's off campus, or at least marginalized, racial and identity groups on campus have actually fought against both the notion of civility on campus and the notion that free speech should exist on campus, while arguing at the same time that their groups do not feel comfortable on campus.