Translation of civic in Spanish:

civic

Pronunciation: /ˈsɪvɪk/

adj

  • 1.1 [authorities] civil; [leader] de la ciudad a civic event un acto municipal oficial civic center edificios (masculine plural) municipales
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    • Such concerns pushed civic leaders toward municipal control of those networks.
    • Perhaps a few people involved in civic administration might feel more important if we became a city but I oppose the idea.
    • Why has a city of 14 million allowed a civic administration of a few thousand to hold it to ransom?
    1.2 [duty/virtues/education] cívico
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    • The aim of the competition is to recognise improvements made by local communities to create civic pride in their area.
    • There is no older civic duty than public participation in the law.
    • The least satisfactory aspect concerned the civic virtue of locals.

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