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civilized / civilizado
 
civilized   [ˈsɪvɪlaɪzd]   -adjective
1. (=socially advanced)   [society, country, world, people]   civilizado
·to become civilized
·civilizarse
2. (=refined, decent)   [person, manner]   educado   [behaviour, conversation, company]   civilizado   [meal, place, tastes]   refinado   [time of day]   decente
·he never phones at a civilized hour
·nunca llama a una hora decente
·how civilized! real champagne!
·¡qué refinado or cuánto refinamiento! ¡champánoun de verdad!
·I know we disagree, but we could at least be civilized about it
·nouné que no estamos de acuerdo, pero vamos a ser civilizados por lo menos
 
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