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civil engineer

An engineer trained in the design of static structures such as buildings, roads, tunnels, and bridges and the control of water and its contaminants.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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