beschaving

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Etymology[edit]

From beschaven +‎ -ing.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

beschaving f (plural beschavingen, diminutive beschavinkje n)

  1. civilization
    Geen cultuur of beschaving zonder geloof in goden.
    No culture or civilization without faith in gods.

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