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a fortress in a commanding position in or near a city; a fortified place


a ticket; a violation of a minor law within a city or state


peaceable behavior; public order; following the laws of a city or state


a group of people who live together; the way of life of a people having reached a civilized state


a major city; a city or urban area regarded as the center of a specific activity


a large and elaborate cemetery belonging to an ancient city; a historic or prehistoric burial ground


to control, regulate, or keep order


a plan or course of action of a city, state, or other organization


one who holds a political office in a city or state


the activities, methods, tactics, or affairs associated with the government of a city or state

"cit / civ / poli / polis / polit"

citizen, city, state

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