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civilly

[siv-uh-lee] /ˈsɪv ə li/
adverb
1.
politely; courteously.
2.
in accordance with civil law.
Origin of civilly
1400-1450
1400-50; late Middle English. See civil, -ly
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adv.

1550s, "with reference to citizenship or civil matters," also "in a well-bred manner;" from civil + -ly (2).

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