CIVITS

AcronymDefinition
CIVITSChina, India, Vietnam, Indonesia, Turkey, South Africa (countries)
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Moreover, by opting for the term civits, Lipsius himself clearly proffered a Latin-based alternative (civilis, based on cives, citizen) for the Hellenic term Poetica (based on polis, city, state, or poetes, citizen)--as indeed the author himself explains in his Notae (722).
Civits' high susceptibility to SARS-CoV infection and wide presence in markets and restaurants strongly indicates an important role for civets in the 2002-2003 and 2003-2004 SARS outbreaks.