civil partnership

civ·il part·ner·ship
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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [siv-uh l pahrt-ner-ship]
    • /ˈsɪv əl ˈpɑrt nərˌʃɪp/
    • /ˈsɪvl ˈpɑːtnəʃɪp/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [siv-uh l pahrt-ner-ship]
    • /ˈsɪv əl ˈpɑrt nərˌʃɪp/

Definitions of civil partnership words

  • variable noun civil partnership A civil partnership is a legal relationship between two people of the same sex that is similar to marriage. 3
  • noun civil partnership a legal union or contract, similar to a marriage, between two people of the same sex 3
  • noun civil partnership same-sex contract, like marriage 1
  • noun civil partnership A union similar to marriage which same-sex couples, and in some jurisdictions opposite-sex couples, may form, which affords rights and responsibilities similar or identical to those afforded by civil marriage. 0

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Parts of speech for Civil partnership


civil partnership popularity

This term is known only to a narrow circle of people with rare knowledge. Only 7% of English native speakers know the meaning of this word.
According to our data most of word are more popular. This word is almost not used. It has a much more popular synonym.

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