Advertisement

civilisation (n.)

chiefly British English spelling of civilization. Also see -ize.

Others Are Reading

Advertisement
Definitions of civilisation from WordNet

civilisation (n.)
the social process whereby societies achieve an advanced stage of development and organization;
Synonyms: civilization
civilisation (n.)
a particular society at a particular time and place;
Synonyms: culture / civilization
civilisation (n.)
a society in an advanced state of social development (e.g., with complex legal and political and religious organizations);
Synonyms: civilization
civilisation (n.)
the quality of excellence in thought and manners and taste;
From wordnet.princeton.edu