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civilian

1 a person learned in the civil or Roman law.
2 as an adjective, pertaining to the civil or Roman law.
3 a person not in the armed forces.

CIVILIAN. A doctor, professor, or student of the civil law.

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You'll never pass as a pure-bred civilian as long as you keep that habit of carrying your handkerchief in your sleeve.
I think it's very cruel of you to laugh, George," she said, looking particularly unhappy; but George only laughed the more at her piteous and discomfited mien, persisted in thinking the joke a most diverting one, and when Miss Sharp came downstairs, bantered her with a great deal of liveliness upon the effect of her charms on the fat civilian.
sez I, though me blood was hot in me wid being called a civilian.
Terence, you're a civilian," said Dinah Shadd warningly.
The end upon which the civilian stood almost, but not quite, reached a fourth.
At this the man glanced down at his civilian attire, lifted his eyes, and said with hesitation:
A little old man in civilian dress, arranging his gray curls before another mirror, and diffusing an odor of scent, stumbled against them on the stairs, and stood aside, evidently admiring Kitty, whom he did not know.
The United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) condemned the Taliban initiated attack at Kandahar airport on Tuesday, which reportedly killed 39 civilians, including four children and injured at least 23 civilians.
KAByL (CyHAN)- Some 1,592 Afghan civilians were killed as a result of armed conflicts and war in the first half of this year, a UN mission here said in its mid-year report released on Wednesday.
The United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) has strongly condemned Wednesdays killing of at least 17 civilians in two separate attacks for which the Taliban has claimed responsibility.
JERUSALEM, May 3, 2015 (WAFA) The United Nations Relief and Works Agency said on Saturday it was increasingly alarmed about the safety of civilians in Yarmouk, amid reports of armed clashes, the use of heavy weapons and air strikes.
A total of 3,600 civilians were killed and 6,849 injured in 2014, UNAMA said in the annual report compiled in coordination with the U.