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circus a traveling show with clowns, acrobats, and other acts. Some circuses have trained animals also. [2 definitions]
cirrus a type of cloud that usually appears in the form of strings or threads.
cite to use the words of someone else; quote.
citizen a person who is a member of a country either because of being born there or being declared a member by law. [2 definitions]
citizenship the state of being a citizen. [2 definitions]
citrus a type of tree grown for their juicy fruit, such as the orange, lemon, and grapefruit. [2 definitions]
city a large and important town where many people live and work. [2 definitions]
civic of or having to do with a city. [2 definitions]
civics the study of the rights and duties of citizens in relation to how the government works.
civil having to do with citizens or the general population. [3 definitions]
civilian a person who is not serving in the armed forces or the police. [2 definitions]
civilization an advanced state of development of a society as judged by such things as having a system of government and laws, using a written language, and keeping written records. [2 definitions]
civilize to bring education and training to, especially in the arts, science, and government.
civilized having a high level of culture, education, legal sophistication, or knowledge.
civil rights the rights given by a nation's government to all its citizens. [2 definitions]
civil service any branch of government that is not part of the legislature, court system, or the military.
civil war a war within a country between different groups or areas.
Cl symbol of the chemical element chlorine
clad1 a past tense and past participle of clothe.
clad2 to join a metal to another metal in order to make it stronger or protect it.
claim to state or demand as one's right. [5 definitions]