civil engineering

civil engineering
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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • /ˈsɪv əl -ˈnir-iŋ/
    • /ˈsɪvl ˌendʒɪˈnɪərɪŋ/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • /ˈsɪv əl -ˈnir-iŋ/

Definitions of civil engineering words

  • uncountable noun civil engineering Civil engineering is the planning, design, and building of roads, bridges, harbours, and public buildings. 3
  • noun civil engineering the branch of engineering dealing with the design and construction of highways, bridges, tunnels, waterworks, harbors, etc. 3
  • noun civil engineering the work or profession of a civil engineer. 1
  • noun civil engineering design and building of structures 1
  • noun civil engineering The technical design and construction of public works (buildings, roads, bridges, harbors, public greens ...) and/or technically equivalent private (usually corporate) ones. 0

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civil engineering popularity

This term is known only to a narrow circle of people with rare knowledge. Only 27% of English native speakers know the meaning of this word.
According to our data about 75% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

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