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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 ci·vil·ian /səˈvɪljən ||ˈvɪjən/
 平民,文官(a.)平民的,文官的,民間的

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ci·vil·ian n.
 1. One skilled in the civil law.
    Ancient civilians and writers upon government.   --Swift.
 2. A student of the civil law at a university or college.
 3. One whose pursuits are those of civil life, not military or clerical.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 civilian
      adj : associated with or performed by civilians as contrasted with
            the military; "civilian clothing"; "civilian life"
            [ant: military]
      n : a nonmilitary citizen [ant: serviceman]