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Synonyms for civilization

Synonyms for civilization

the total product of human creativity and intellect

enlightenment and excellent taste resulting from intellectual development

Synonyms for civilization

a society in an advanced state of social development (e.g., with complex legal and political and religious organizations)

the social process whereby societies achieve an advanced stage of development and organization


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the quality of excellence in thought and manners and taste

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The Regional Arab Centre for World Heritage inaugurated 2 days ago in Bahrain coincides with the launching of the Regional Conference on Prehistory and Early Civilizations in the Arab Region.
The second section demonstrates the African elements underlying major early civilizations in Asia, an overview that includes India, Iraq and Iran, Phoenicia, Palestine, the Arabian peninsula, China, Japan and Cambodia.
The national association of archaeologists said they did not know about the site but that if it existed it could reveal many aspects of early civilizations on the Mediterranean island.
An early satellite spy program has proved a boon to scholars studying the origins of early civilizations.
The brewery reports the beer recipe is based on chemical analysis of pottery fragments found in Honduras which revealed the earliest known alcoholic chocolate drink used by early civilizations.
It is a strange and sobering feeling sitting in my chair in the North East and envisaging people half way around the world digging into the remains of early civilizations in order to pay for food for their families.
Kids from first to sixth grade can explore the ancient writing systems of early civilizations with Andrea DiPalma.
It is strange that even though mushrooms must have been known to very early civilizations, we have no evidence from Sumerian, Babylonian or even biblical sources that cite mushrooms.
When early civilizations developed, and cities formed, myths helped people to structure meaningful existences in new social circumstances.
The text summarizes what is known about the major Indian tribal groupings throughout what is now the United States, complete with a timeline that traces the development of early civilizations on this continent from 20,000 BCE, an appendix that lists museums and family learning sites state by state, and a list of pertinent websites.
Based on sound historical and archaeological research, these eight early civilizations include: Aztec Life, Chinese Life, Egyptian Life, Greek Life, Inca Life, Native American Life, Roman Life, and Viking Life.
According to the International Task Force on Land Degradation, the great early civilizations of Mesopotamia arose because of the richness of their soils, and collapsed because of declines in soil quality.
Professional arborist and nature writer OAK relates the history of the oak in human lives, from early civilizations to modern time.
Rajendra Ramlogan explains that the seeds of the demise of many early civilizations (Mesopotamian, Greek, Roman, and Mayan) found fertile ground in environmental conflicts.
Such conclusions, already presented on the basis of a more limited study in his Early civilizations (Trigger 1993), have important and far-reaching implications.
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