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11 terms

Root Word: "cit / civ / poli / polis / polit"

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citadel
a fortress in a commanding position in or near a city; a fortified place
citation
a ticket; a violation of a minor law within a city or state
civil
peaceable behavior; public order; following the laws of a city or state
civilization
a group of people who live together; the way of life of a people having reached a civilized state
metropolis
a major city; a city or urban area regarded as the center of a specific activity
necropolis
a large and elaborate cemetery belonging to an ancient city; a historic or prehistoric burial ground
police
to control, regulate, or keep order
policy
a plan or course of action of a city, state, or other organization
politician
one who holds a political office in a city or state
politics
the activities, methods, tactics, or affairs associated with the government of a city or state
"cit / civ / poli / polis / polit"
citizen, city, state