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CIVCivilian
CIVCivil
CIVCivilization
CIVCote d'Ivoire (ISO Country code)
CIVCanine Influenza Virus (veterinary medicine)
CIVComité Interministériel des Villes (French: Interministerial Committee for Cities)
CIVCentre International de Valbonne
CIVCoastal Interceptor Vessel
CIVColegio de Ingenieros de Venezuela
CIVContinuous Intravenous Infusion
CIVCommander's Independent Viewer
CIVCombined Intermediate Valve
CIVSchedule IV Controlled Substance (USA)
CIVCritical Ionization Velocity
CIVCouncil for International Visitors
CIVCity Imperial Volunteers
CIVCorona Inception Voltage
CIVCollective Investment Vehicle (taxation)
CIVCustoms Import Value
CIVCertified Issue Voucher (various locations)
CIVContainment Isolation Valve
CIVChambre Immobilière du Valais (French: Valais Real Estate Board; Valais, Switzerland)
CIVCentre d'Information des Viandes (French: Meat Information Center)
CIVComposants Industriels Varay (French industrial parts company)
CIVChemical Injection Valve (subsea oil & gas)
CIVChaudronnerie Industrielle Vannetaise (French industrial boiler company)
CIVConstrucción, Infraestructura y Vivienda (Guatemala)
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The military state becomes elevated above the civil. The inhabitants of territories, often the theatre of war, are unavoidably subjected to frequent infringements on their rights, which serve to weaken their sense of those rights; and by degrees the people are brought to consider the soldiery not only as their protectors, but as their superiors.
As to the decision of civil causes, or proceedings against criminals, their precedents are so few, that they have little reason to boast of any extraordinary skill in either.
All which, however happily tempered by the laws of that kingdom, have been sometimes violated by each of the three parties, and have more than once occasioned civil wars; the last whereof was happily put an end to by this prince's grand-father, in a general composition; and the militia, then settled with common consent, has been ever since kept in the strictest duty.
`It wasn't very civil of you to sit down without being invited,' said the March Hare.
sh!' and the Dormouse sulkily remarked, `If you can't be civil, you'd better finish the story for yourself.'
The deputy prime minister said the report unfairly merged the uniformed service with government servants, noting that it assessed this combined civil service as having low accountability, impartiality, transparency and openness.
The vehicles were procured through the project 'Supply of Civil Protection equipment to enhance the responsiveness and resilience of the civil protection system in BiH'.
Muscat : A top Royal Oman Police (ROP) official said that the police has successfully linked the civil registry with more than 200 health institutions.
Similarly, Federal Civil Defence Training School, Lahore trained 23 as Civil Defence Specialist Instructor (Rescue Service) while 13 participants were trained in Fire Prevention and Safety Course.
Secretary-General of the ASCSN Comrade Alade Bashir Lawal, recalled that after President Buhari won the 2015 presidential poll, some disgruntled elements masquerading as experts started to urge him to descend on the Civil Service which they ignorantly claimed was over-bloated while simultaneously accusing Civil Servants of being corrupt without substantiating their allegations.
RIYADH: Children's safety came under the spotlight at a special event held in the Saudi capital on Sunday to celebrate World Civil Defense Day.