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civil engineer

noun
1.
a person who designs public works, as roads, bridges, canals, dams, and harbors, or supervises their construction or maintenance.
Origin of civil engineer
1785-1795
1785-95
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civil engineer

noun
1.
a person qualified to design, construct, and maintain public works, such as roads, bridges, harbours, etc
Derived Forms
civil engineering, noun
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