civil case

Definition of "civil case"
  1. A noncriminal legal dispute typically involving issues like property rights, breach of contract, negligence, divorce, or copyright infringements
How to use "civil case" in a sentence
  1. The couple settled their divorce matter through a civil case.
  2. She sued the company for negligence in a civil case.
  3. The breach of contract led to a civil case against the faulty party.

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